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Science and Tech

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“Goldilocks zone”
NASA researchers claim that all seven of these planets may have liquid water.
oh my!
A series of exoplanets was discovered, a Russian startup invented a hoverbike, and Saudi Arabia started investing more in renewable energy!
taking action
In the face of a climate change-skeptical administration, local governments are now leading the way.
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China now leads the world in solar energy production, an anonymous hacker took down a fifth of the dark web and more, all this week in science news.
Go ireland!
Ireland became the first country in the world to vote to fully divest from fossil fuels.
ireland knows what's up
America may be falling apart, but scientists found an underwater continent! Check it out in this week's science news.
Mia Zanzucchi
With a new administration comes new policies and potentially new health care systems. NBN looks at what might happen to Obamacare.
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100 percent renewable energy and genetically engineered immune cells — all this week in science news.
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to mars in a handbasket
Literally the hottest year ever, the mysteries of space and an end to rabies, all this week in science news.
Photo by Mia Zanzucchi / North by Northwestern
As Obama’s time in office comes to a close, take a look back at his record on science.
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In 2016, we saw “the hottest year ever recorded,” and in 2017, we may see a total shift in environmental efforts ... or none at all.
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make iphones great again
President-elect Donald Trump wants to move iPhone production to the U.S. What would that mean for Apple and your smartphone future?
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saving lives
Northwestern scientists have potentially found a form of therapy to treat a rare type of leukemia and other cancers.
Spaceships and deserts and fake news oh my
Successful spaceship landings, fake news filters, and more in this week's science and technology recap.
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A new astroid, a new material and more, all this week in science news.