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Huge tornadoes discovered on the Sun

Posted in Science on 30th Mar, 2012 02:08 AM
by AlexMuller
Solar tornadoes several times as wide as the Earth can be generated in the solar atmosphere
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How does the brain secrete morality?

Posted in Science on 30th Mar, 2012 02:01 AM
by AlexMuller
The Potomac Institute for Policy Studies convened a conference of neuroscientists and philosophers to ponder how our brains generate thoughts about ethics, values, and morality
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Picture captures a billion stars

Posted in Science on 30th Mar, 2012 01:58 AM
by AlexMuller
Scientists have produced a colossal picture of our Milky Way Galaxy, to reveal the detail of a billion stars.
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Obamas Solar Policy: If You Cant Beat the Chinese, Tax Them

Posted in Science on 29th Mar, 2012 06:21 AM
by AlexMuller
Why is it right for Americans to provide low cost loans to its solar panel manufacturers, but when China does it, it is an illegal subsidy and demands tariffs in response?
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Amazon boss Jeff Bezos finds Apollo 11 Moon engines

Posted in Science on 29th Mar, 2012 05:33 AM
by AlexMuller
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos says he has located the long submerged F1 engines that blasted the Apollo 11 Moon mission into space.
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Metallic Hydrogen: A Game Changing Rocket Propellant

Posted in Science on 29th Mar, 2012 05:23 AM
by AlexMuller
Atomic metallic hydrogen, if metastable at ambient pressure and temperature could be used as the most powerful chemical rocket fuel, as the atoms recombine to form molecular hydrogen.
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Many Billions of Rocky Planets in the Habitable Zones around Red Dwarfs in the Milky Way

Posted in Science on 29th Mar, 2012 05:17 AM
by AlexMuller
rocky planets not much bigger than Earth are very common in the habitable zones around faint red stars.
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Most Ancient, Impossible Alien Worlds Discovered

Posted in Science on 28th Mar, 2012 04:56 AM
by AlexMuller
As we discover more worlds orbiting distant stars, we are finding that conventional thinking doesn't seem to apply to the growing menagerie of exoplanets.
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James Cameron back on surface after deepest ocean dive

Posted in Science on 26th Mar, 2012 11:57 PM
by AlexMuller
James Cameron: "It's a heck of a ride, you're just screaming down and screaming back up"
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Plastic eating fungi found in Amazon may solve landfill problems

Posted in Science on 26th Mar, 2012 11:37 PM
by AlexMuller
Just when you thought that plastic waste was never going to break down in the environment, along comes Mother Nature to solve the problem.
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A question of intelligence

Posted in Science on 26th Mar, 2012 11:29 PM
by AlexMuller
Why are humans the smartest animals on Earth?
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Temperatures could rise by 3C by 2050, models suggest

Posted in Science on 25th Mar, 2012 11:34 PM
by AlexMuller
Almost 10,000 climate simulations were run on volunteers home computers.
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Planets Zoom Through the Galaxy at 30 Million MPH

Posted in Science on 25th Mar, 2012 10:27 PM
by AlexMuller
they can do so at up to 30 million miles per hour, making them some of the fastest-moving objects in our galaxy.
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Yes, Deepwater Horizon Oil Did Enter the Food Chain

Posted in Science on 25th Mar, 2012 10:17 PM
by AlexMuller
Along with the death of scores of marine animals and seabirds, one of the main concerns during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill was the impact on the food chain.
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A cloaking device from off the shelf superconductors and magnetic tape

Posted in Science on 25th Mar, 2012 12:24 AM
by AlexMuller
The dream of turning solid objects invisible is an ancient one. In recent years a number of experiments have succeeded in cloaking specialized materials
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Europes ATV space freighter launches

Posted in Science on 24th Mar, 2012 12:22 AM
by AlexMuller
Europes ATV space truck has blasted off from the Kourou base in French Guiana.
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