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The project is part of an initiative from NASA and the National Science Foundation to collect data and give students a chance to learn about scientific ballooning.
Artist Risa Puno mines her Filipino family heritage to design an interactive game based on communal care.
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Many libraries in N.J. have high-tech devices, child learning toys and machinery for patrons to borrow.
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The annual Flower Show inside the Pennsylvania Convention Center asked designers to conceive landscapes where we come together.
NPR puzzlemaster Will Shortz says he is recovering from a stroke
Shortz, who has been absent from NPR's Sunday Puzzle in recent weeks, announced that his absence was due to a stroke in early February.
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Prisoners with developmental disabilities face unique challenges. One Pa. facility is offering solutions
The Albion prison unit — the first of its kind in the state — provides accommodations to help prisoners who struggle with overstimulation and physical coping needs.
Trader Joe’s chicken soup dumplings recalled for possibly containing permanent marker plastic
To date, no related illnesses or injures have been reported yet.
Harris and Maxey help Sixers win again without Embiid, beating Doncic’s Mavs 120-116
Trying to maintain playoff positioning without Embiid, Philadelphia had a scare with Maxey in the third quarter when the first-time All-Star fell hard.
Little Free(dom) Library initiative extends through March celebrating Women’s History Month
The program aims to distribute 1,500 fiction and nonfiction books in the face of continued book bans across the country.
A Supreme Court decision could come Monday in a case about barring Trump from the 2024 ballot
Trump is challenging a decision by the Colorado Supreme Court that said he's disqualified from being president again and ineligible for the state’s primary, which is Tuesday.
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Caitlin Clark makes 2 free throws to break Pete Maravich’s NCAA Division I scoring record
Maravich’s record fell four days after Clark broke Lynette Woodard’s major college women’s record with 33 points against Minnesota on Wednesday.
VP Kamala Harris to meet Israeli minister Benny Gantz to discuss temporary Gaza ceasefire
National security adviser Jake Sullivan will also attend the White House meeting on Monday.
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This diet swap can cut your carbon footprint and boost longevity
A new study finds swapping half of your typical red meat intake for plant protein, reduces your diet-related carbon footprint by 25% and may also your boost lifespan.
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Attorney General Garland tells Alabama’s Bloody Sunday service that voting rights are under attack
Vice President Kamala Harris and Attorney General Merrick Garland are among those marking the 59th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma, Alabama.
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LeBron James becomes first NBA player to score 40,000 points
It is likely to be a long time until James's record is broken.
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Pa. State Police investigate deadly crash on I-95 near Bridesburg
At least four vehicles were involved in the accident.
During total solar eclipse, Drexel researchers will send a balloon into the stratosphere to measure ozone
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Philly plans to revamp its drinking water system. The Water Department wants to hear your thoughts
PWD customers will foot the bill for a massive infrastructure improvement plan. You can learn more about it at a series of upcoming meetings.
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Philadelphia official arrested on I-76; Mayor Parker calls video ‘very concerning’
Video circulating online of the incident is now part of the investigation.
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