Scientists harvest 1st vegetables in Antarctic greenhouse

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists in Antarctica have harvested their first crop of vegetables grown without earth, daylight or pesticides as part of a project designed to help astronauts cultivate fresh food on other planets.

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The center of the Milky Way is teeming with black holes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The center of our galaxy is teeming with black holes, sort of like a Times Square for strange super gravity objects, astronomers discovered.

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  • Written by By SETH BORENSTEIN , AP Science Writer

Number of women running for US House seats sets record

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — The number of women running for seats in the U.S. House of Representatives set a record Thursday, the vast majority of them Democrats motivated by angst over President Donald Trump and policies of the Republican-controlled Congress.

  • Written by By GEOFF MULVIHILL and MAUREEN LINKE , Associated Press

NOT REAL NEWS: No restitution order against Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — An online story falsely claims that the U.S. Supreme Court denied former President Barack Obama's appeal of an alleged $400 million restitution order.

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