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January 17, 2019
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WATCH: Japan launches rocket carrying 7 satellites
January 17, 2019 - 6:27pm
January 16, 2019
This great horned owl was returned home Wednesday morning following a two-month recovery from a snowplow injury. Submitted Photo
ND owl takes wing following recovery from snow plow injury
January 16, 2019 - 3:03pm
January 15, 2019
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WATCH: Red River Basin Commission gathers to discuss climate change's impact on region
January 15, 2019 - 7:27pm
Blood moon
Total lunar eclipse will produce a rare Blood Moon on Sunday
January 15, 2019 - 9:20am
January 14, 2019
An aerial view of the edge of the Ross Ice Shelf, in Antarctica, in 2017. Scientists are racing to understand what is happening to the ice shelf as the planet warms around it. They are also trying to measure the role of human-caused climate change in weakening other parts of the West Antarctic ice sheet, and to fathom how damaging warming seas and changing wind patterns might ultimately prove to be. (Jonathan Corum/The New York Times)
Ice loss from Antarctica has increased sixfold since the 1970s, research finds
January 14, 2019 - 3:40pm
Bob, a triceratops that was displayed for a time at the Barnes County Historical Society in Valley City, was discovered in the far southwestern corner of North Dakota in 2003. It took more than a decade to free the skeleton from the rock in which it was embedded. Submitted photo
Bob the dinosaur, spared from becoming a waiting room spectacle, is back on the market for a home
January 14, 2019 - 7:00am
January 9, 2019
Fargo-Moorhead science museum idea getting off the ground
January 9, 2019 - 4:35pm
January 8, 2019
A mountain lion was shot by local law enforcement early Tuesday morning, Jan. 8, at the Bismarck Municipal Ballpark. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Mountain lion killed in Bismarck previously caught in southwest part of state
January 8, 2019 - 5:51pm
January 5, 2019
A model of a rotator cuff, the site of one of the most common joint-related injuries in the U.S. Researchers with Sanford Health in Fargo and Sioux Falls are conducting FDA trials for a fat tissue-derived stem cell treatment for partial rotator cuff tears. WDAY photoplay button
Stem cell treatment for rotator cuff injuries gets safety approval from FDA: Researchers in North Dakota, South Dakota lead project
January 5, 2019 - 1:00pm
January 4, 2019
Traffic moves through downtown Anchorage, Alaska.  Bloomberg photo by David Ryder
After destructive November quake, Anchorage still faces onslaught of aftershocks
January 4, 2019 - 11:57am
January 3, 2019
The first image of the moon's far side taken by China's Chang'e-4 probe.  Photo courtesy of China National Space Administration
China lands spacecraft on the far side of the moon - a historic first
January 3, 2019 - 1:27pm
January 2, 2019
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft just visited the farthest object ever explored
January 2, 2019 - 10:50am
December 22, 2018
Tom Eastman commutes back and forth to his job at UND Facilities on a bike, year-round. He's made the 4-mile commute for the past nine years and does it to reduce his carbon footprint. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Everyday choices can affect carbon emissions
December 22, 2018 - 6:00am
December 7, 2018
A juvenile Hawaiian monk seal was found with a spotted eel in its nose at French Frigate Shoals in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands this past summer.  NOAA Fisheries/Brittany Dolan.
'Make better choices': Endangered Hawaiian monk seals keep getting eels stuck up their noses and scientists want them to stop
December 7, 2018 - 11:51am
December 6, 2018
Buckfast honey bees gather on a beehive in Merango, Ill., on Sept. 10, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am
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