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    Rumors of a Higgs discovery are just that

    Speculation suggests that a long-sought particle may be at hand, but most physicists remain skeptical.

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    Dry ice, wetter Mars

    A previously unknown reservoir of frozen carbon dioxide could periodically vaporize, thickening the atmosphere and allowing liquid water to flow on the Red Planet’s surface.
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    NASA picks shuttles' retirement homes

    Museums in New York, California, Florida and Virginia will display the four spacecraft after their final mission in June.

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  • News in Brief

    Atom & Cosmos

    Life in black holes, energy from dark matter and other intriguing possibilities in this week's news