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USAF sends 29 satellites to space
Look to the heavens along the East Coast on Tuesday night, and you might be able to see the Air Force blast 29 satellites into orbit at once.
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Don't feed backyard bears
A woman was just mauled by a bear. Coyotes and wolves are increasing in number. The best way to keep wildlife away is to make sure they're afraid of us.
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 09:23:17 EST
Can Harvard stop giving As?
Stephen Trachtenberg: If students pay $55,000 a year, they may feel they've paid for the As in dollars as well as sense.
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 16:35:23 EST
Preventing train crashes
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Wed, 04 Dec 2013 08:29:05 EST
Deciding prison sentences
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Wed, 04 Dec 2013 08:29:37 EST
Is the U.S. less safe from terror?
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