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NASA exhibit honors lost shuttles

NASA is offering up wreckage from the Challenger and Columbia for public view after hiding it from the world for decades.

Obama to unveil series of climate change rules

President Obama will unveil a new series of major environmental regulations Monday to combat climate change.

Today is once in a blue moon — sort of

The traditional definition of a blue moon is when two full moons occur in a month, and has nothing to do with color.

Scientists, lawmakers seek solution to honeybee crisis

Massachusetts hives are left barren of bees, save for a small cluster of larvae, nurse bees, and an abandoned queen.

Graves of earliest colonists exhumed

Researchers unearthed and identified the remains of four early leaders of the first permanent English settlement in America.

Rare beaked whale washes ashore in Plymouth

The carcass provided an unusual research opportunity for marine biologists unaccustomed to the deep-sea mammal.

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