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5 myths about Trump supporters

What Trump’s critics have been getting wrong about his coalition — and why it is costing them big at the polls.<p>When Donald Trump’s critics caricature him as the leader of an angry mob of archconservative men without college degrees, they’re not wrong. Their portrait is just woefully incomplete.<p>Yes, …

How Scott Kelly's year in space may have changed his body

The body reacts in strange ways to microgravity<p>NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is returning to Earth tonight, wrapping up a 340-day-long stay aboard the International Space Station. It's the longest amount of time an American astronaut has lived in space, says NASA. The extended stay is part of the …

Poll: Trump on top, Cruz and Rubio trail

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump continues to hold a commanding lead in the Republican primary race, according to a national CBS News poll released Thursday.<p>Trump tops the field with 35% support, followed by Texas Sen. Ted Cruz with 18% support and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio in third place with 12%, per the …

The Secrets in Greenland’s Ice Sheet

At one point several hundred thousand years ago, snow began falling over the center of the earth’s largest island. The snow did not melt, and in the years that followed, storms brought even more. All around Greenland, the arctic temperatures remained low enough for the snow to last past spring and …

Sea Level

2 killed, 8 held after France raid, but suspected ringleader's status unknown

<b>Paris, France (CNN) —</b> French authorities took the offensive Wednesday, raiding a purported hideout of the suspected ringleader in last week's deadly Paris attacks in an operation that ended with eight detained, two dead and potentially more bloodshed thwarted.<p>But what about that suspected …

The Health Benefits of Chocolate You Might Not Know About (Plus a Cupcake Recipe!)

Theobroma Cacao, the Latin name for chocolate, means "Food of the Gods" for a reason. Dark chocolate has a long history of use as a healing plant, a mood enhancer, and even an aphrodisiac. So if you've got a thing for chocolate (and we don't mean the junk chocolate in candy bars and sweet …

Swarm of small earthquakes jiggles San Ramon Valley

A swarm of earthquakes continued to shake the San Ramon Valley with more than a dozen small temblors rolling through the area Monday afternoon and night, including one that measured 3.5 and was widely felt in the East Bay.<p>The shakers are among more than 200 quakes that have rippled through the …

ISIS claims responsibility for Texas shooting but offers no proof

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack outside a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Texas -- and warned of more attacks to come.<p>In a broadcast on its official radio channel Tuesday, the group said two Al Khilafa soldiers opened fire outside the event in Garland, a Dallas suburb. Al …

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Black Holes

Honda's incredible new private jet took 30 years to develop and is designed to look like a woman's shoe

After nearly 30 years of development, the HondaJet marks the company's entry into the $23 billion-a-year general aviation industry.<p>When it enters service, the $4.5 million North Carolina-produced HondaJet will compete in the very light jet segment of the market against already-established models, …

Meet the university students trying to send a spacecraft to the moon — for $10 million!

Penn State’s “Lunar Lions” tell Salon about their trailblazing effort to put students in space<p>One hundred and twenty students at Penn State University have their sights set on the surface of the moon -- and some may land a spacecraft there before they earn a degree. The Penn State University Lunar …

'Nearly flawless': Orion passes test flight

<b>(CNN) —</b> With one 4½-hour flight Friday, the new spacecraft series that NASA hopes will take astronauts to Mars passed its first test above Earth.<p>NASA's Orion capsule -- part of America's bid to take crews beyond low-Earth orbit for the first time since the Apollo missions -- splashed down in the …

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