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Community calendar of events for Dec. 15, 2018
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science and nature
Impacts of climate change felt in region, but uncertainty lingers on the causes
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota and Minnesota, along with other parts of the U.S., have reported more extreme weather in recent years, including...
12 hours 29 min ago
December 7, 2018
'Make better choices': Endangered Hawaiian monk seals keep getting eels stuck up their noses and scientists want them to stop
A relaxed-looking juvenile Hawaiian monk seal lounges near a sandy white beach on some green foliage. Its eyes are half-closed and it has a serene...
December 7, 2018 - 11:51am
December 6, 2018
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
A growing number of honey bees die each year due to pesticides, vanishing habitats, poor nutrition and climate change, with potentially disastrous...
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am
December 5, 2018
'We are in trouble.' Global carbon emissions reached record high in 2018
Global emissions of carbon dioxide have reached the highest levels on record, scientists projected Wednesday, in the latest evidence of the chasm...
December 5, 2018 - 3:22pm
November 30, 2018
'Major' damage after magnitude-7 earthquake in Alaska
The Anchorage Police Department said there was "major infrastructure damage" across the city, which is home to more than 294,000 people.
November 30, 2018 - 4:16pm
November 26, 2018
'Flawless': NASA's InSight explorer lands safely on Mars
The InSight lander, operated by NASA, was built by scientists in the U.S., France and Germany.
November 26, 2018 - 8:41pm
Popular North Dakota fossil dig program expands
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Geological Survey is continuing to expand its popular fossil dig program, which attracted people from 31 states...
November 26, 2018 - 6:25am
November 23, 2018
Major Trump administration climate report says damages are 'intensifying across the country'
Scientists are more certain than ever that climate change is already impacting the United States -- and that it is going to be very expensiv...
November 23, 2018 - 3:37pm
November 19, 2018
Coyote takes small dog in northwest Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A coyote took a small dog from a home on the northwest outskirts of Sioux Falls over the weekend causing the city’s animal...
November 19, 2018 - 5:43pm
Scientists stuffed balloons into dead wombats to learn why they poop cubes
Of all the adaptations that allow our animal brethren to soar through the air or endure the darkness and crushing pressure of the ocean's depths,...
November 19, 2018 - 5:15pm
Do bison grieve? ND buffalo gather around stallion and seem to mourn the horse’s death
FARGO — Tiffany Craigo hiked to a remote valley in the craggy badlands of Theodore Roosevelt National Park to say her goodbyes to a stallion...
November 19, 2018 - 11:33am
November 17, 2018
North Dakota Space Grant holds annual Near-Space Balloon Competition
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota students may have been cold as they braved single-digit temperatures on Saturday, Nov. 17, to launch a pair of large...
November 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
Cutline: Snow and ice paint an abstract pattern on the frozen Jamestown Reservoir as seen Friday. John M. Steiner / The Sun
November 17, 2018 - 6:26am
November 15, 2018
Rare two-headed snake found in Virginia has died
WASHINGTON - A rare, two-headed snake that was found a few months ago in a suburban Virginia yard has died. Experts said it wasn't immediately...
November 15, 2018 - 11:47am
November 14, 2018
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia
Police in Milton, W. Va., had calls about suspicious-acting raccoons twice in as many days.
November 14, 2018 - 7:35pm