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Invasive algae called 'rock-snot' discovered in several NE Minnesota streams

Scientists are investigating the impact the algae may have on the waterways.

Giant Beaver fossil

Minnesotans vote for giant beaver to become official state fossil

The Science Museum held a vote, which the extinct, 200-pound beaver won.

apostle islands

MN scientists discover new species at Lake Superior's Apostle Islands

The new species has a cell wall or shell made of biologically produced glass.

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Science Museum of Minnesota will reopen Sept. 4

Museum members have gotten earlier access to exhibits.

Science Museum of Minnesota gets $1 million 'unrestricted' donation

An anonymous contributor donated the sum to the museum.

The Apollo 11 moon landing.

MN celebrates 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing

There's a bunch of things to do to get into the spirit today.