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'Bobo is back!' Texas boy's support dog is found a year later, 2,000 miles away

Donna Rosen and her 6-year-old son, Braxton, may never know why their pet dachshund went missing for 13 months or what happened to him while he was …

Texas

2-year-old boy unscathed after SUV rolls down 100-foot hill

VANDERGRIFT, Pa. — Pennsylvania police say a 2-year-old boy “was happy as could be” and wasn’t injured after he and an SUV rolled down a …

Crime

The Largest Space Telescope Ever Could Study an Earth-Like Exoplanet Next Door

Around this time last year, astronomers excitedly announced the discovery of a planet roughly the size of Earth that was found to be orbiting the …

Universe

New Dinosaur Species Was Largest Animal Ever to Walk the Earth

Meet Patagotitan mayorum, a long-necked behemoth that weighed as much as 12 African elephants.<p>A newly named species of sauropod is not only the largest known dinosaur, it now also holds the record as the largest animal that has ever walked on land.<p>That's the conclusion of the first scientific …

The Moon Kept Its Magnetic Field Far Longer Than Anybody Expected

And we still don't know why.<p>A lunar rock brought back to Earth in 1971 has provided researchers with memento of the Moon's magnetic field as it might …

Universe

Asteroid the size of a house 'will shave' past Earth in October

An asteroid the size of a house 'will shave' past the Earth in October, inside the Moon's orbit, astronomers have revealed.<p>It is expected to pass the Earth at a distance of some 44,000 kilometres (27,300 miles).<p>The rock will just be an eighth of the distance from the Earth to the Moon - far enough …