The Minnesota Connection To Gravitational Waves DiscoveryA Minnesota supercomputing company has a role in the research that's being heralded as one of the biggest discoveries in the history of physics -- the sound of gravitational waves.
Breakthrough: Scientists Detect Einstein-Predicted Gravitational WavesIn an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago.
Officials: New Lyme Disease-Causing Bacteria Species Discovered At Mayo ClinicA new species of Lyme disease-causing bacteria has been discovered by Mayo Clinic scientists.
10 Young Twin Cities Scientists Compete In Intel Science FairTen Twin Cities high school students are in Phoenix competing for more than $3 million in the 2013 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.
Climate Scientists To Lawmakers: Plan For More Extreme WeatherLast year was Minnesota's warmest year on record, surpassing 2011 when Moorhead had a heat index of 134 degrees.
Iowa Scientists: Drought A Sign Of Climate Change More than 130 scientists from Iowa colleges and universities say this year's drought is consistent with a warmer climate predicted as part of global climate change and more droughts can be expected.
Robotics And Automation Conference Held In St. Paul Scientists from around the world are in St. Paul this week for the annual Robotics and Automation Conference. The conference is not open to the public, but WCCO-TV got a peek.
NM Scientists Develop Drought-Tolerant AlfalfaWith much of the Southwest struggling with drought, many ranchers and dairy farmers are having difficulty finding enough hay for their livestock and making tough choices: pay up to twice as much as last year and ship it in from hundreds of miles away or do without and sell off some of their herd.