Science

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NASA Scientists Create Ingredients Of Life In Simulated Space Conditions

Although there is a wealth of information regarding life on our planet, researchers continue to look for an answer to a key question: how did life get here in the first place?

03/05/2015

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George Washington U. Opens $275M Science, Engineering Hall

George Washington University has opened a massive new Science and Engineering Hall, representing its aspirations to become a major research university.

03/04/2015

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MD Lawmakers to Tout Benefits of Science, Math Education

Maryland lawmakers are touting the importance of STEM education in Baltimore.

02/23/2015

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Scientists Target Mess from Christmas Tree Needles

The presents are unwrapped. The children’s shrieks of delight are just a memory. Now it’s time for another Yuletide tradition: cleaning up the needles that are falling off your Christmas tree.

12/30/2014

New system detects unusual behaviors and attempts to thwart cyber attacks against military drones. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Researchers: New System Protects Drones From Hackers

New system detects unusual behaviors and attempts to thwart cyber attacks against military drones.

12/02/2014

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For The Love Of Science

The school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.

09/22/2014

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At The Frontiers Of Science

Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.

09/15/2014

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STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational Priority

Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.

08/27/2014

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Arlington Native Hopes To Break Scientist Stereotype With ‘LabCandy’

White lab coat. Thick goggles. Maybe geeky. Probably male. The stereotype of a scientist is fairly well set, but a young Arlingtonian is trying to shake that up.

08/21/2014

A United Nations panel wants to set up an early warning system to track and deflect potentially dangerous Near-Earth Objects. (NASA/Newsmakers)

U.N. Panel Takes Step Toward Combating Asteroid Threat

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – A United Nations panel is taking the first serious steps towards getting the world ready for an asteroid impact, reports Space.com. The U.N. Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space […]

08/13/2014

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