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Science Says: That Michigan Meteor Could Have Been Meatier
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Science Says: That Michigan Meteor Could Have Been Meatier

France vs. Fake News Offers Test Case for Democratic Dilemma

By Seth Borenstein |
The fireball that streaked through the Michigan sky put on quite a show but as far as potentially killer space rocks, it was merely a flash in the pan.

Even Without El Nino Last Year, Earth Keeps on Warming

Even Without El Nino Last Year, Earth Keeps on Warming

By Seth Borenstein | Jan 20
Scientists say last year showed a clear signal of man-made global warming because it was the hottest year they've seen without an El Nino boosting temperatures naturally.

Melted Nuclear Fuel Seen Inside Second Fukushima Reactor

Melted Nuclear Fuel Seen Inside Second Fukushima Reactor

By Mari Yamaguchi | Jan 20
The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said Friday that a long telescopic probe successfully captured images of what is most likely melted fuel inside one of its three damaged reactors.

Drone Rescue Off Australian Beach Heralded As World First

Drone Rescue Off Australian Beach Heralded As World First

By Rod McGuirk | Jan 20
A flying drone has dropped a flotation device to two teens caught in a riptide in heavy seas off the Australian coast in what officials describe as a world-first rescue.

Neo-Nazi Publisher Won't Reveal Whereabouts, Citing Threats

Neo-Nazi Publisher Won't Reveal Whereabouts, Citing Threats

By Michael Kunzelman | Jan 20
Andrew Anglin operates a neo-Nazi website notorious for publishing personal information about the targets of its internet trolling campaigns. But The Daily Stormer's publisher refused this week to publicly reveal where he is living.

Walmart Offers Way to Turn Leftover Opioids Into Useless Gel

Walmart Offers Way to Turn Leftover Opioids Into Useless Gel

By Tom Murphy | Jan 19
Walmart is helping customers get rid of leftover opioids by giving them packets that turn the addictive painkillers into a useless gel.