NASA’s Hot New Ride for 2014

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(BERLIN) — A comet-chasing space probe is due to wake up from years of hibernation Monday, but scientists are facing an agonizing wait of several hours until the...

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Top 10 New Species for 2014

It may see a bit early to declare the top 10 new species of 2014—after all, the year is less than half over. But keep in mind that scientists discover an average...

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