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The intrepid rover was driving backwards in April when it became stuck in a patch of Martian sand.
Daily record high temperatures occurred twice as often as record lows over past decade.
Breeding mice with "golden ears" may help scientists combat hearing loss in humans.
Geologic study of caves provides evidence of centuries-long droughts coinciding with climate change.
With final prep work in Barcelona complete, negotiators hope to move forward with a substantive accord.
Human version of a particular protein alters genetic activity related to language capacity.
Chemical footprint could guide astronomers to sun-like stars hosting planets
New technology offers everything from live video feeds to unlocking mechanism for the front door.
Scientists believe newly discovered species eventually evolved into some of the largest animals on land
EPA study found mercury and PCBs exceeding safe measures at nearly half of its test sites.