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August 15, 2018
Leo Kuntz, right, and his brother Frank were instrumental in saving Nokota horses, which were named the North Dakota honorary equine in 1993. Photo special to The Forum
North Dakota Nokota horse breeder dies unexpectedly, leaving herd of 200 in jeopardy
August 15, 2018 - 8:57pm
August 14, 2018
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Pre-pile season is underway across the region
August 14, 2018 - 7:07pm
August 12, 2018
Tahlequah pushes her dead calf on the second day of her long, sad journey. Ken Balcomb, Center for Whale Research
Orca abandons body of her dead calf after a heartbreaking, weeks-long journey
August 12, 2018 - 2:04pm
A researcher holds a canola sample at Calyxt, where experimental wheat and soybeans are also grown. Calyxt's soybean is the first of 23 gene-edited crops the Agriculture Department has recognized to date. Photo by Tim Gruber for The Washington Post
A fast-moving future for gene-edited foods
August 12, 2018 - 11:00am
A trail camera on a tree monitors one of Sam Hanson’s study areas. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
'Geese police' hoping kayakers can protect wild rice
August 12, 2018 - 7:36am
Paleontologists uncover complete tyrannosaur in Montana
August 12, 2018 - 6:17am
August 9, 2018
An illustration of the sun-bound Parker Solar Probe. MUST CREDIT: NASA/Johns Hopkins APL/Steve Gribben
This NASA spacecraft is about to probe one of Earth's scariest threats - the sun
August 9, 2018 - 5:37pm
Special to The Forum
Western wildfires mar air quality in North Dakota, and it could get worse
August 9, 2018 - 2:29pm
August 8, 2018
Report: States can do more to fight cancer
August 8, 2018 - 9:59pm
Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis is shown on Capitol Hill in Washington on January 9, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Pentagon is moving toward establishing Trump's Space Force
August 8, 2018 - 7:39pm
The West Nile virus in North Dakota appears to be on the rise with more cases reported.    File photo
West Nile cases see steep increase in North Dakota
August 8, 2018 - 3:28pm
August 7, 2018
Perseid meteors shown in August 2009. Submitted photo / NASA/JPL
Star party planned to provide prime viewing of massive meteor shower
August 7, 2018 - 4:38pm
August 5, 2018
A photo of the Antelope after masts were added and she was converted into a schooner. The Antelope sank in the waters of Lake Superior in 1897 off the coast of Michigan Island. courtesy / Wisconsin Historical Society
The 'Greyhound bus' at the bottom of Lake Superior: 19th century shipwreck added to national register
August 5, 2018 - 6:05am
August 3, 2018
Chris Ferguson, director of Boeing's Starliner crew and mission operations, fist-bumps NASA astronaut Sunita Williams as they and astronauts Nicole Mann and Bob Behnken prepare for emergency system training at Kennedy Space Center in June. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jonathan Newton
NASA unveils the astronauts who will relaunch human space flights from US soil
August 3, 2018 - 12:51pm
August 2, 2018
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What the EPA's proposed fuel standards could do to your gas mileage
August 2, 2018 - 3:08pm
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