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October 21, 2018
Student scientists sift through mud and debris from the bottom of Lake Michigan in their search for meteorites.  Johnny Ford, Shedd Aquarium
Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in the Great Lakes. They found another type of alien.
October 21, 2018 - 5:15am
October 5, 2018
Photo from NOAA Photo Library of a plastic sandwich baggy floating in the water. Fish that feed on various salps, jelly-fish, etc. mistake such trash for food and can ingest this with fatal consequences. 

Location: Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea
Photographer: Ben Mierement, NOAA NOS (ret.)

https://www.photolib.noaa.gov/htmls/reef2129.htm
Plastic waste in the world's oceans could double by 2030
October 5, 2018 - 11:37am
September 17, 2018
Elon Musk, chief executive officer for Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX), pauses while speaking during the 67th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Sept. 27, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Susana Gonzalez
SpaceX plans to fly a Japanese billionaire, several artists on trip around the moon
September 17, 2018 - 9:37pm
September 5, 2018
A new survey by the Pew Research Center found that more than 1 in 4 American users have deleted the Facebook app from their phones in the past year.  Bloomberg photo by Johannes Berg
More than 1 in 4 American users have deleted Facebook, Pew survey finds
September 5, 2018 - 6:36pm
May 9, 2018
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson has been traveling across the state to warn and inform Minnesotans of a wave of newer, more sophisticated phone scams. Submitted photo
MN attorney general says newer, sophisticated scams victimizing Minnesotans
May 9, 2018 - 9:36am
March 28, 2018
Shelly Carroll, CEO and drone operator of SC Recon, prepares "Hubert" for liftoff for a programmed flight to demonstrate the drone's ability to create a 3-D mosaic of a stretch of the Straight River. (Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Drones ahoy! Woman-owned business takes innovative approach
March 28, 2018 - 9:00am
March 20, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg at a Facebook conference in San Francisco, April 12, 2016. (Jim Wilson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Feds said to be probing Facebook for use of personal data
March 20, 2018 - 11:19am
January 12, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook, speaks at a convention in San Francisco, April 30. Copyright 2018 New York Times
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
January 10, 2018
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8 common phone scams and how to spot them
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 5, 2018
Stock Image / Pixabay
Apple says all Macs, iPhones, iPads exposed to chip flaw
January 5, 2018 - 3:14pm
February 19, 2014
Border to border broadband is goal for rural counties
February 19, 2014 - 11:37am
December 4, 2013
Park Rapids student Iain Wallace shows the Park Rapids Area School Board some of the tools being used on iPads. (Anna Erickson /
Students utilizing iPads to stay organized in classes
December 4, 2013 - 12:45pm
November 13, 2013
Classmates work on fractions while watching videos on class-issued iPads. From left, Chloe Johnson, Sara Simpson, Katie Eischens, Helena Skadberg, Madison Johnson and Whitney Steffel.
Teaching with technology: flipped classrooms
November 13, 2013 - 11:12am
October 30, 2013
Technology changes teaching
October 30, 2013 - 2:52pm
September 25, 2013
Survey to determine possible 2014 broadband expansion
September 25, 2013 - 11:55am
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