An artist's depiction of NASA's Spirit rover on the surface of Mars. Spirit became unresponsive in March 2010. NASA announced it had ended attempts to communicate with the rover on May 24, 2011. NASA hide caption

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NASA Says A Final Goodbye To Plucky Mars Rover

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XMRV, a mouse virus, may be an artifact of laboratory experiments rather than the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome. Whittemore Peterson Institute hide caption

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Sensorium: A Feast For The Senses And Memories

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Framed in the doors of the Kennedy Center's Vehicle Assembly Building, the crawler begins the long journey toward Launch Pad 37B with space shuttle Discovery in April 2005. This enormous cross between a tank and a cargo ship is the largest self-powered land vehicle in the world. NASA hide caption

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Who Will Shuttle The Last Shuttle? The Crawler Crew

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Robot Wars Prepare Kids For Manufacturing Jobs

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Egg Freezing Puts The Biological Clock On Hold

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A study published in the journal Science last December suggested that a bacterium found in California's Mono Lake was able to substitute arsenic for phosphorous. But that conclusion has many critics. Miss Bliss 55 via Flickr hide caption

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Study Of Arsenic-Eating Microbe Finds Doubters

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A satellite image shows a field of what may be buried pyramid sites in Egypt. Courtesy of DigitalGlobe Images hide caption

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Possible Pyramids Discovered From Space

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Examining The Hummingbird Tongue

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President Kennedy's "Moon Speech" Turns 50

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The Moon May Be Wetter Than We Thought

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