Every year, the brilliant minds of science are making new discoveries that inspire us to learn more about our natural surroundings from everything microscopic to outer space. Thanks to the world's best scientists and researchers, these scientific breakthroughs of 2017 push the boundaries of what we thought we already knew about life on Earth. If you're curious about our progress in science, check out the list of scientific breakthroughs in 2016 and this list of 2018 scientific breakthroughs, and the scientific breakthroughs of 2019.
These 2017 scientific discoveries are not only educational and informative, but they are also surprisingly amazing! If you want to catch up with this year's breakthroughs in science, this list has it all, including photos, videos, and other detailed info.
Ready to fill your brain with the latest science news? Start reading this list of the biggest discoveries in science and tech of 2017!
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Scientists In The US Edited A Human Embryo For The First Time
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New Invention Pulls Water Out Of Thin Air
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Gravitational Waves Prove Einstein's Theory Of General Relativity
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Scientists Figure Out How To Turn Hydrogen Into Metal
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There's Seven Earth-Sized Planets In Aquarius (No, Seriously)Photo: NASA / Vox
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Astronomers Witness Neutron Stars Colliding