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Eagle Cam Giving Students Real-Life Lessons On Nature, Wildlife

Three for three! The third eagle egg hatched in the nest in Hays Wednesday afternoon, as the world watched.

04/02/2014

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High School Freshman Grabs Attention At Science Fair

More than a thousand science students gathered on the North Shore on Friday to present exhibits they hope will change the world. But the center of attention was a high school freshman for a project he presented three years ago.

03/28/2014

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CMU Facial Recognition Technology Could Be Future For Catching Criminals

Much like fingerprints, our faces are unique – no two exactly alike.

11/12/2013

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Ross Park Mall Floor Filled With Jurassic Fossils

Shoppers at Ross Park Mall search for the newest fashions, while unwittingly walking on a sea bed that dates back 150 million years.

09/23/2013

NASA Bed Rest Study

NASA is looking for a few good volunteers.

09/20/2013

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Catapult To Deliver First Pitch At Pirates Game

Just in time for the biggest series in the history of PNC Park comes this old-fashioned idea.

08/30/2013

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Pa. Farmer’s Crop Yields 4-Headed Ear Of Corn

When central Pennsylvania farmer Ben Klunk tells people about the mutant corn he found, they’re all ears.

08/14/2013

(Photo Credit: Image Credit: NASA/Advanced Concepts Lab)  This artist's rendering shows what capturing an asteroid could look like.

Huge Asteroid Flyby Expected Today

An asteroid so big it has its own moon will fly by the earth today, but you likely won’t be able to see it.

05/31/2013

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Possible Aurora Could Light Up The Pittsburgh Sky

Sky watchers might have the chance to view quite a show tonight, courtesy of a solar flare that happened days ago.

04/13/2013

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Meteors Spark Interest In Space

In the vast openness of the universe, there are too many questions to answer.

03/27/2013

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Astronaut Shares His View Of Pittsburgh From Space

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield tweeted a photo Pittsburgh from space Saturday morning, sharing a spectacular view of the city.

03/23/2013

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Asteroid Whizzes Past Earth, Captures World’s Attention

Rarely is there a story that captivates the world’s attention as this one has. An asteroid, the size of an apartment building, whizzed past earth. Millions monitored the momentous occasion via the Internet on Friday afternoon.

02/15/2013

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Meteor Lights Up Moscow Sky, Hundreds Injured

A meteor streaked through the sky and exploded Friday over Russia’s Ural Mountains with the power of an atomic bomb, its sonic blasts shattering countless windows and injuring more than 750 people.

02/15/2013

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Local Woman Uses Robotic Arms Using Only Her Brain

A South Hills woman is known within the medical community for something she can do, without ever saying a word.

02/08/2013

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Carnegie Science Center Holds 7th Annual “Mess Fest”

Three parts water, one part glue. Add a little Borax and you have… slime! It’s one of many New Year’s Day recipes for Carnegie Science Center’s seventh annual “Mess Fest.”

01/01/2013