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Teenage suicide is extremely difficult to predict. That's why some experts are turning to machines for help.
Moorhead High grad wins Student Academy Award
Pressing ahead: Young couple carry on organic founders' vision
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Driver pleads guilty to DWI crash that killed St. Paul singer
crime and courts
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Out and about: Greenway Takeover revs up on Thursday
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Better than Betty: How to make your very own baking mixes like a pro
Marilyn Hagerty: Signs of fall are everywhere
Get ready for pea milk. It doesn't taste like peas and it's not even green.
Health Matters: What causes acute respiratory distress?
Marilyn Hagerty: The Ranch offers supper club ambience of years past
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
GOLF: Thomas wins $10 million bonus as FedExCup champion
NASCAR: Kyle Busch wins ISM Connect 300 in New Hampshire
Shipley: In show of unity, Vikings stand together on anthem issue
Hilda M. Brooks
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
From on the air to on the water
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR accepts applications for Lake of the Woods input panel, North Dakota youth pheasant weekend set for Sept. 30-Oct. 1 etc.
Letter: There must be better place for refinery
Port: Your right to protest does not make your protest right
Their view: Transparency needed in visa process
Omdahl: Challenges face ND rural health
Letter: ND oil patch cities deserve funds from growth
November 9, 2015
Children learn about moon with cotton balls, Oreos at East Grand Forks library
Asteroids and the moon were inside the East Grand Forks Campbell Library in the forms of cotton balls and Oreos Monday. The UND Space Studies...
November 9, 2015 - 8:01pm
April 17, 2015
U.S. eyes new ways to prepare and win future war in space
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The United States needs disruptive new technologies, new ways of acquiring equipment and bandwidth, and closer ties with global allies to stay ahead of growing challenges in space from China, Russia and others, the head of U.S. Air Force Space Command told...
April 17, 2015 - 5:30pm
November 22, 2014
N.D. middle, high school students launch data-gathering equipment into the sky with help from UND
Tim Buli, a graduate student at UND, looked very small as he stood in the parking lot next to Ryan Hall Saturday morning holding a massive balloon...
November 22, 2014 - 9:49pm
September 10, 2014
Volunteer astronauts to test UND-designed spacesuits during 30-day simulated moon mission
Three UND students will experience the moon on Earth for 30 days next month.
September 10, 2014 - 8:00am
April 22, 2014
Study shows risk of asteroid hitting Earth higher than thought
The chance of a city-killing asteroid striking Earth is higher than scientists previously believed, a non-profit group building an asteroid-hunting...
April 22, 2014 - 4:20pm
April 20, 2014
'Easter Dragon' makes delivery to International Space Station
A cargo ship owned by Space Exploration Technologies arrived at the International Space Station on Sunday, with a delivery of supplies and science...
April 20, 2014 - 9:33pm
April 15, 2014
Sky-watchers see 'blood moon' in total lunar eclipse
Parts of the world saw a rare celestial event on Tuesday when the Earth's shadow fell across the moon, turning it orange. The lunar eclipse...
April 15, 2014 - 9:24am
January 20, 2014
Spacecraft Rosetta roused from slumber on comet-chasing quest
FRANKFURT - Comet-chasing spacecraft Rosetta woke from nearly three years of hibernation on Monday to complete a decade-long deep space mission...
January 20, 2014 - 2:47pm
January 2, 2014
Over a thousand candidates shortlisted for life on Mars
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - A mission to put humans on Mars that drew 200,000 applicants has selected more than a thousand candidates who will now...
January 2, 2014 - 3:27pm
November 5, 2013
India blasts off in race to Mars with low-cost mission
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India launched its first rocket to Mars on Tuesday, aiming to reach the red planet at a much lower cost than successful...
November 5, 2013 - 11:10am
August 23, 2013
UND astronaut featured on Popular Science
Popular Science is highlighting photos taken by astronaut and UND alumna Karen Nyberg, who is still orbiting the Earth in the International Space...
August 23, 2013 - 12:20pm
December 7, 2012
Space-tourism company to offer two seats to the moon
WASHINGTON -- It had to happen: A start-up company is offering rides to the moon. Book your seat now -- though it's going to set you back $750...
December 7, 2012 - 10:46am
August 30, 2012
'Once in a blue moon' happens tonight
Tonight is the blue moon. Of course, it won't actually be blue unless you happen to be near a volcano. Volcanic ash and forest fires can turn...
August 30, 2012 - 7:00pm
UND's Space Studies Department to hold 'public star party'
UND's Space Studies Department and the university's astronomy club will be holding a "Public Star Party" event at 9 p.m. Friday at Clifford Hall, Room 210, on campus. The event is free and presentations will be geared for all ages. A main topic of discussion will be the Mars Science...
August 30, 2012 - 7:00pm
June 5, 2012
Rare look at transit of Venus seen at UND observatory
The rarest planetary occurrence was observed Tuesday, and many caught a glimpse of it as UND showed off its observatory southwest of Grand Forks....
June 5, 2012 - 8:06pm