Wagner hosts annual STEM Day
The annual STEM Day is designed to engage students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics-based activities that not only demonstrate scientific properties but are...
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Exploring the real science behind tackle football's risks
New book and an international group of neurologists say hype about the dangers of tackle football has gone beyond the real science
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Counterintuitive climate solution
Cattle are among the agricultural and industrial emitters of methane, a powerful driver of global warming. Stanford researchers have outlined a seemingly counterintuitive...
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Everything stays the same: Standard measurement units redefined
More than a century of work reached its conclusion May 20, with all base units of measurement now tied to defined constants rather than physical objects locked away in vaults...
8 hours ago - Stanford
A look at the design of the proposed Niskayuna Holocaust memorial
NISKAYUNA - Dan Dembling, one of the architects of the proposed Jewish Holocaust Memorial, said designing the memorial was not rocket science - it was much more difficult than...
9 hours ago - Times Union
Ancient Gum Gives Archaeologists Something to Chew On
Chewing gums found in western Sweden contain the oldest human DNA found in Scandinavia. Christopher Intagliata reports.
9 hours ago - Scientific American
Clinic director: May sue over North Dakota abortion law
FARGO, N.D. - Abortion rights supporters are considering a lawsuit over a new North Dakota law that would require the clinic to read women a “junk science” script about...
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Trump's New Plan Would Require Immigrants to Pass a Test. Here's What Happened When the U.S. Tried That Before
When President Donald Trump introduced a new immigration plan last Thursday, he told Americans that he wanted to shift the focus of the U.S. immigration system, going from...
10 hours ago - Time
Obama science advisor sees retreat under new administration
TROY - When former President Barack Obama wanted to insight into scientific issues such as climate change and alternative energy, he turned to John Holdren. On Friday, the...
11 hours ago - Times Union
Man pleads guilty to taking lemur from California zoo
SANTA ANA, Calif. - Federal prosecutors say a man has agreed to plead guilty to stealing a ring-tailed lemur from a Southern California zoo. The U.S. attorney's office says in...
12 hours ago - The Seattle Times
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Accused New Zealand mosque shooter charged with terrorism
New charge comes with a maximum penalty of life imprisonment
Warriors gut punch Blazers, advance to NBA Finals again
No Kevin Durant, no problem. The Golden State Warriors completed their sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers, with a thrilling 119-117 overtime win Monday night. Steph Curry led...
Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...
A business that owns Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant and other clothing stores is closing the decades-old staple Dressbarn.
Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules
A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child.
Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms
Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda.
Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism
The Muslim-hating white-supremacist behind February's deadly shooting rampage in two New Zealand mosques was formally charged with terrorism early Tuesday. Brenton Tarrant, who...
Feds: DeVos used personal emails for work in ‘limited' cases
An internal Education Department watchdog says Secretary Betsy DeVos has sometimes used personal email accounts for government business and did not always save the messages...
'Sesame Street' introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care
In an effort to support foster children and families, there's a new Muppet family living on Sesame Street.
Sudan generals, protesters split on who will lead transition
KHARTOUM, Sudan - Sudan's ruling generals and protesters behind months of mass demonstrations that drove autocrat Omar al-Bashir from power are divided over who will lead the...
Ventimiglia says trip showed him Red Nose charity's impact
LOS ANGELES - “This Is Us” star Milo Ventimiglia learned firsthand what the Red Nose Day's fundraising campaign means to children in need, and he's eager to spread the word. “I...