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The panoramic camera onboard the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit shows the rover's landing site, the Columbia Memorial Station  January 18, 2004 at Gusev Crater, on Mars. The rover is expected to travel northeast, 250 meters (820 feet), to a large crater.  (Photo by NASA/JPL/Cornell via Getty Images)

Watch Mars Rover Curiosity Land On Red Planet With NASA

NASA is opening its doors to a select group of space enthusiasts to watch the latest Mars rover, Curiosity, land on the Red Planet.


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DMV Family Fun Weekend Guide: June 2 – 3

Saturday and Sunday should yield some pretty nice weather, so why not go out and enjoy yourself? Here are some things to do around the DMV.


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Tuberos Sclerosis Complex: A Disease You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

There’s a disease you’ve probably never heard of that affects newborns. Doctors are now recruiting for two clinical trials in hopes of find a cure for Tuberos Sclerosis Complex.


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DMV Family Fun Weekend Guide: May 19 – 20

Welcome to Preakness weekend! Here are few events to partake in before heading back to that yucky office on Monday.

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Travel On The Cheap With Airbnb

Before you book reservations, consider a very different kind of vacation planning this year.

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Artomatic 2012 Opens Friday

Artomatic 2012 kicks off Friday night. The month-long art festival is being held in a converted office building slated for destruction. Galleries and experiences on multiple levels.


A Sikh man wearing a turban listens as Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier speaks to release the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) new uniform and appearance rules at the MPD headquarters in Washington, DC, on May 16, 2012. MPD became the first major police department in the US to proactively allow Sikh Americans to serve as full-time officers while keeping their articles of faith. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

DC Police Allow Sikh Officers To Wear Beards And Turbans

Sikh American police officers in the nation’s capital can wear the turbans and flowing beards associated with their religion under a policy announced Wednesday by the D.C. police department.


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Skechers To Pay $40M Settlement For Claiming Shoes Help Lose Weight

The government wants you to know that simply sporting a pair of Skechers’ fitness shoes is not going to get you Kim Kardashian’s curves or Brooke Burke’s toned tush.


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DMV Family Fun Weekend Guide: Mother’s Day Edition

Looking for some things to do this Mother’s Day Weekend? Here are a few suggestions.


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Mobile App: DC With Kids

Out-of-towners aren’t the only ones who can benefit from smart phone travel apps. Here’s one that local parents can use on trips with kids in DC.