Science

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Her calculations helped the first American to orbit the Earth and inspired the movie “Hidden Figures."
Science
The fisher was once hunted nearly to extinction and its populations have been slow to recover.
Entertainment
The "flat Earth" conspiracy theorist was killed while filming a new series for the Science Channel. He was 64.
Health
Dagmar Turner, whose performance was caught on video, said the thought of losing her ability to play was "heart-breaking.”
Wellness
Experts give us the lowdown on a very annoying penis problem.
Politics
Costa Constantinides, a progressive candidate for Queens borough president, is prioritizing climate issues in his platform.
Health
Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome, or CHS, causes severe abdominal pain, nausea and “cyclic vomiting” among regular marijuana users.
U.S. News
The Birch Aquarium announced the hatching of two weedy sea dragons, becoming one of the few in the world to successfully breed the unusual fish.
Politics
Sunrise Movement is taking the fight to Big Oil's home turf, endorsing another insurgent Democrat and going all in on three House races in the Lone Star State.
Science
A neighboring star is showing some unusual activity and that could mean it's about to blow.
Weird News
The dinosaur is called “Thanatotheristes degrootorum” and the first word is Greek for “reaper of death.”
Health
Amid a lethal outbreak, China faces growing calls to ban wild animal markets for good.
Politics
The death of OR-54 in California has been called a "tragic development" by environmentalists.
Science
Cracks in the Pine Island Glacier have "grown rapidly" in just the last few days, reports the World Meteorological Organization.
Wellness
It turns out age-old remedies for stopping hiccups may have a little merit.
Politics
The new board is helmed by a surrogate for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.
Entertainment
The "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones" star calls out U.S. policy on immigration and climate.
Weird News
Brian Mills' left big toe is so large that the one next to it had to be removed.
Politics
As Bernie Sanders pushes a fracking ban and Joe Biden warns against abandoning it, the industry faces its own problems.