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Dec 17, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Here's the perfect Christmas gift for the person who has everything: A red and green rock, ornament-sized, stuffed with 30,000 teeny-tiny diamonds.
Dec 5, 2014 12:11 PM ET
When oil prices drop on the global market, people tend to cheer, because it tends to mean cheaper gasoline is on the way. But some countries may not be as cheery about that prospect. Trace explains.
Nov 19, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Some space analysts wonder if Object 2014-28E could be part of a Russian anti-satellite program.
Nov 10, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Robert Z. Pearlman, collectSPACE.com Editor
An American, a Russian and a German returned from the International Space Station late Sunday night (Nov. 9), landing in Kazakhstan after spending 165 days in orbit.
Nov 6, 2014 10:15 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A frozen bison mummy dating to the end of the Ice Age literally freezes in time what an animal from this period looked like. Continue reading →
Oct 27, 2014 10:47 AM ET
The news in recent times has been littered with stories of Russian military vehicles -- literally hundreds of times -- venturing into the sovereign territory of other nations. What's motivating the hub of the former Soviet Union to make such moves?
Oct 13, 2014 09:24 AM ET
It's an uninhabited patch of real estate at the top of the world that has several countries vying for the right to call it theirs. What's so special about the North Pole? Trace explains.
Sep 20, 2014 01:57 PM ET // AFP
On Monday, Putin will call a meeting to discuss restrictions on the last major forum for free expression in Russia.
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