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2017 top science stories: Space 'visitors', smartphone addiction, and your pet dog

What are the biggest stories, discoveries and ideas in science this 2017? The Mind Movers of the Mind Museum list down some of the most important ones from the past 12 months.

What are the biggest stories, discoveries and ideas in science this 2017? The Mind Movers ...

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2017 top science stories: Space 'visitors', smartphone addiction, and your pet dog

What are the biggest discoveries and ideas in science this year? The Mind Movers of the ...

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2016 top science stories: Spacetime ripples, feathered dinos, a 'fairy' in space

Donald Trump is seen by many as the most hostile to science of any American president in ...

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Scientists fear the worst under a Trump presidency

Her injuries suggest 'she stretched out her arms at the moment of impact in an attempt to ...

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Human relative 'Lucy' died in fall from tree: study suggests

An invention inspired by the iconic beverage cup will launch into space aboard the United ...

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From drinking cup to an asteroid: NASA's newest space mission

Psychiatrists say the effect of drugs on the brain could be so damaging as to cause ...

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Inside the brain of a drug user

But with more drug users surrendering by the day, government cannot afford to tarry in ...

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War on drugs: Rehabilitation must be more than a knee-jerk reaction

Within Earth and beyond, what are the most important and intriguing stories in science ...

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2015 top science stories: Edited genes, reusable rockets, water on Mars

Follow Rappler's team of journalists covering COP21 in Paris – the most crucial ...

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LIVE BLOG: COP21, the UN climate conference

Rappler is in Paris, France, to cover the most important climate conference of our ...

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#COP21 journal: Notes from Paris