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Science Says: That Michigan Meteor Could Have Been Meatier
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Science Says: That Michigan Meteor Could Have Been Meatier

France vs. Fake News Offers Test Case for Democratic Dilemma

By Seth Borenstein |
The fireball that streaked through the Michigan sky put on quite a show but as far as potentially killer space rocks, it was merely a flash in the pan.

EPA Official: Government Must Plan for Climate Change

EPA Official: Government Must Plan for Climate Change

By Michael Biesecker | Jan 21
A top manager who supervises the program responsible for cleaning up the nation's most contaminated properties told Congress the government needs to plan for the ongoing threat posed to Superfund sites from climate change.

Blood Test to Detect 8 Cancers Early Gives Promising Results

Blood Test to Detect 8 Cancers Early Gives Promising Results

By Marilynn Marchione | Jan 21
Scientists are reporting progress on a blood test to detect many types of cancer at an early stage, including some of the most deadly ones that lack screening tools now.

Russian Networks Pushing Conservative Meme, Researchers Say

Russian Networks Pushing Conservative Meme, Researchers Say

By Tom LoBianco and Matt O'Brien | Jan 21
Twitter accounts linked to Russian influence operations are pushing a conservative meme related to the investigation of Russian election interference, researchers say.

Christa McAuliffe's Lost Lessons Finally Taught in Space

Christa McAuliffe's Lost Lessons Finally Taught in Space

By Marcia Dunn | Jan 21
Thirty-two years after the Challenger disaster, a pair of teachers turned astronauts will pay tribute to Christa McAuliffe by carrying out her science classes on the International Space Station.

Tap and Donate: Paris Church Now Takes Contactless Cards

Tap and Donate: Paris Church Now Takes Contactless Cards

By Samuel Petrequin | Jan 21
The Catholic church is going digital in Paris. The city's diocese will introduce a system allowing contactless card payments during Sunday's mass at Saint Francois de Molitor, a church located in an upscale and conservative Paris neighborhood.