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Archaeologists in Egypt Discover Mummification Workshop
EPA Proposal to Limit Science Studies Draws Opposition
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EPA Proposal to Limit Science Studies Draws Opposition

Archaeologists in Egypt Discover Mummification Workshop

By Ellen Knickmeyer |
Democratic lawmakers joined scores of scientists, health providers, environmental officials and activists Tuesday in denouncing an industry-backed proposal that could limit dramati...

Astronaut Drops in on Kraftwerk Gig, Plays Duet from Space

Astronaut Drops in on Kraftwerk Gig, Plays Duet from Space

Jul 21
Kraftwerk fans are used to hearing otherworldly tunes, but the German electronic music pioneers took it to another level at a gig in Stuttgart.

Astronomers Spy Nearby Star That Could Be Chomping A Planet

Astronomers Spy Nearby Star That Could Be Chomping A Planet

By Seth Borenstein | Jul 21
Astronomers may have caught a relatively nearby star munching on a planet or mini-planets.

Clues to Confederate Mystery: Sub's Crew Never Dumped Weight

Clues to Confederate Mystery: Sub's Crew Never Dumped Weight

By Jeffrey Collins | Jul 21
Scientists studying the world's first submarine to sink an enemy ship said Wednesday that the doomed Confederate crew did not release an emergency mechanism that could have helped the vessel surface quickly.

Archaeologists Find Ancient Pottery Workshop in Egypt

Archaeologists Find Ancient Pottery Workshop in Egypt

Jul 21
Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered an ancient pottery manufacturing workshop dating to more than 4,000 years ago in the southern province of Aswan, the Antiquities Ministry said Thursday.

Facebook Suspends Boston Analytics Firm over Data Usage

Facebook Suspends Boston Analytics Firm over Data Usage

Jul 21
Facebook said Friday that it has suspended Boston-based analytics firm Crimson Hexagon while it investigates how it collects and shares Facebook and Instagram's user data.