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3-D printing gives Oscar statuette a classic look

The symbol of film's highest achievement, golden statuette Oscar, is getting a high-tech makeover for the 2017 Academy Awards.
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Trump tours African-American museum

“This tour was a meaningful reminder of why we have to fight bigotry,” President Trump said at the African-American museum.
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NASA, European Space Agency plan mission beyond the moon

The European Space Agency will contribute key components for a NASA mission to take humans around the moon within the next few years.
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Entrepreneurs see future in flying cars

Have you ever dreamed of soaring above traffic congestion in a flying car? Inventors might make that dream a reality — and sooner than you think.
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Former U.S. presidents to attend Trump inauguration

Falling in line with tradition, three former presidents plan to attend Donald Trump’s January 20 inauguration as U.S. president.
Scientist in full protection suit in lab with image of Ebola virus onscreen (© AP Images)

Vaccine success: An end for Ebola?

An experimental Ebola vaccine could help prevent the spread of outbreaks like the one that killed thousands in West Africa.
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New national monuments named in two Western states

President Obama designated two national monuments on lands in Utah and Nevada, protecting archaeological sites, dinosaur tracks and fragile ecologies.
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Secretary Kerry sets out basis for Israel-Palestine peace

Secretary of State John Kerry outlined a series of principles he says could form the basis of a future peace accord between Israel and the Palestinians.
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Harvard beats its own environmental goal

Harvard has met a 2008 target to reduce campus greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent in 2016 and is now looking to set new climate goals.