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Marine Mammals In California Are Falling Victim To Brain-Rotting Toxin

A toxic algae that ravages animals' brains has been killing sea lions in California.

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European Space Agency

The Risk Of Chain-Reaction Collisions Above Earth Is Only Growing

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Newsy Staff

Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

Marchers for science in Washington, D.C.
Newsy Staff

What Motivates People To March For Science?

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March for Science

Why Scientists Are Marching For Science

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A Court Ruled That Cellphone Use Caused Someone's Brain Tumor

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Apple Wants To Make Your iPhone A Lot More Eco-Friendly

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Tim Evanson / CC BY SA 2.0

The World's Weirdest Mammal Keeps Surprising Scientists

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© Anna Deniaud / Tara Expeditions Foundation

The Arctic Ocean Now Has Its Own Garbage Patch

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Sasint / CC0

Gender Bias In Medical Testing Puts Women's Health At Risk

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Why Google Might Be Building An Ad Blocker Into Chrome

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SeaWorld

The Last Orca To Be Born At SeaWorld Just Arrived

Neil deGrasse Tyson
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Neil DeGrasse Tyson To Politicians: You Don't Get To Deny Science

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Giraffes Are Dying Out, But US Still Doesn't Label Them 'Endangered'

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NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The Asteroids You Should Keep An Eye On This Year

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Auckland Photo News / CC BY 2.0

Malaysia Airlines Has A New Way To Track Its Planes After Flight MH370

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Facebook

Facebook Finally Has A Virtual Reality Product

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Exercise Is Contagious — Especially If You Already Like It

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Sanil George and Jessica Shartouny

This Frog's Slime Could Help Kill The Flu Virus

Las Vegas will soon have vending machines that dispense clean needles for drug users.
Southern Nevada Health District

Las Vegas Will Soon Have Vending Machines That Dispense Clean Needles

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NASA

NASA Launches Spacecraft Named After John Glenn To Resupply ISS

A frame from a simulated asteroid landing
Los Alamos National Laboratory

No, An Asteroid Hitting The Ocean Wouldn't Cause Waves Of Destruction

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MARVIN ALTAMIA

This 5-Foot 'Worm' Lives In A Shell And Runs On Sulphur

Dried-up river bed
University of Washington

A Shrinking Glacier In Canada Made A River Disappear

Brown howler monkey
Peter Schoen / CC BY SA 2.0

A Lot Of Monkeys Are Dying In Brazil, And Humans Aren't Helping

Petermann Glacier
NASA

Scientists Don't Know What Caused A Crack In This Greenland Glacier

CIA Director Mike Pompeo and Julian Assange
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CIA Director Calls WikiLeaks A 'Hostile Intelligence Service'

An octopus on the seafloor
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

The Ocean Floor Is Full Of Useful Metals — But Also Fragile Ecosystems

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NASA

How Does NASA Transport A Massive $9 Billion Telescope?

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Nintendo

Say Goodbye To The NES Classic

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Diabetes Diagnoses On The Rise In US Children