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Biologist Coming To Pittsburgh To Break Down “The Science Of Love”

Love Biologist Dawn Maslar breaks down the science of love and attraction.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–3 hours ago

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High School Students Test Their Skills In Cal U Robot Competition

It’s a competition like no other, robots going head-to-head in a test of skill and engineering.

03/05/2015

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#TheDress Sparks Massive Online Debate

The picture above is making its way across the Internet – and it’s creating a lot of controversy along the way.

02/27/2015

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Odd Sight Turns Eyes Toward Moon On Friday Night

An odd sight in the night sky had people in the Pittsburgh area talking on Friday night.

02/21/2015

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Students Engineer Contraptions For Annual Carnegie Science Center Contest

Carnegie Science Center hosted the 14th annual Chain Reaction Contraption contest, sponsored by Westinghouse, on Friday.

12/12/2014

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Possibility Of Erasing Bad Memories Moves Closer Toward Reality

Imagine having all your bad memories erased from your mind.

12/03/2014

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For The Love Of Science

The school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.

09/22/2014

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At The Frontiers Of Science

Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.

09/15/2014

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STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational Priority

Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.

08/27/2014

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Super Moon, Perseid Meteor Shower To Light Up Night Skies

If you’re scared of the dark, you can fear a little less tonight.

08/10/2014

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Top Paying Degrees And How To Get Your Kids Interested

Science and technology degrees are the highest paying jobs for students out of college. Find out how you can get your kids interested in the STEM fields.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/08/2014

FILE PHOTO: A meteor (L) from the Geminids meteor shower enters the Earth's atmosphere past the stars Castor and Pollux (two bright stars, R) on December 12, 2009 above Southold, New York. (Photo Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

New Meteor Shower Expected To Light Up The Sky Overnight

There’s a new meteor shower in town and it might even turn into a full-fledged storm.

05/23/2014

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Local Company Hoping To Win $20M & Make Pittsburgh A Space Hub

More than a dozen teams from around the world are competing for a $20 million prize.

05/19/2014

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Indiana Twp. Man Hopes To Visit The Red Planet With “Mars One” Venture

Landing on the Moon was an historic moment.

04/28/2014

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Local Students Learn Important Lessons While Raising, Releasing Trout

The waters of Peters Creek pass through a quiet corner of South Park as four Baldwin-Whitehall school buses roll into a nearby parking lot.

04/25/2014

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