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Bad breath: Study find array of bacteria when orcas exhale

SEATTLE (AP) — When the mighty orca breaks to the surface and exhales, the whale sprays an array of bacteria and fungi in its his breath, scientists said, some good, and some bad such as salmonella.

Posted on 24 March 2017 | 11:24 am

Spacewalking astronauts prep station for new parking spot

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts prepped the International Space Station on Friday for a new parking spot reserved for commercial crew capsules.

Posted on 24 March 2017 | 10:55 am

A round-trip flight just for the view _ the Southern Lights

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — They took an eight-hour flight just to look out the airplane's window, but it was an extraordinary view.

Posted on 23 March 2017 | 10:37 pm

SCIENCE SAYS: Unavoidable typos in DNA help fuel cancer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cancer patients often wonder "why me?" Does their tumor run in the family? Did they try hard enough to avoid risks like smoking, too much sun or a bad diet?

Posted on 23 March 2017 | 1:31 pm

Let there be light: German scientists test 'artificial sun'

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists in Germany flipped the switch Thursday on what's being described as "the world's largest artificial sun," a device they hope will help shed light on new ways of making climate-friendly fuels.

Posted on 23 March 2017 | 9:35 am