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A Discoverer Of The Buckyball Offers Tips On Winning A Nobel Prize  |   

Harold Kroto shared a Nobel in 1996 for finding a new type of carbon molecule that ignited the field of nanotechnology. Find a passion where — with hard work — you can be the best, he advises.

Scientists Try Radical Move To Save Bull Trout From A Warming Climate  |   

Bull trout are dwindling in Montana as their home waters warm and invasive fish devour them. Scooping up threatened fish and moving them higher up the mountain could backfire. Is the risk worth it?

NASA Rover Finds Evidence That Mars Once Had Lakes  |   

A new study suggests the Red Planet had some blue on it about 3.5 billion years ago.

The Year In Space: U.S., Russian Spacefarers On The International Station  |   

NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with NASA Commander Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko, who are spending the year on the International Space Station.

Nobel Prize In Chemistry Awarded To 3 Scientists For DNA Repair Discovery  |   

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry will be shared by three scientists for their work on how cells repair damage to DNA. They have discovered DNA damage can lead to mutations, which in turn can lead to cancer.