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Nov 14, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Earth | Time Lapse View from Space, Fly Over | NASA, ISS from Michael König on Vimeo.

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Nov 7, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

(AP) WASHINGTON - The White House says it has no evidence that extraterrestrial creatures exist. The Obama administration made the unusual declaration Monday in response to a feature on its website that allows people to submit petitions that administration officials must respond to if enough people sign on. In this case, more than 5,000 people ...

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Nov 4, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Nov 4, 2011 8 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Asteroid 2005 YU55. Looks like the fuckin Death Star, doesn't it? "Computers just don't lie." There are these things that computer models can't accurately account for, and those are called "variables". One of which, are flaws or bugs in the program or modeling in the first place. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla (Reuters) - A huge asteroid will ...

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Oct 18, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

AFP: British billionaire Richard Branson opened the world's first-ever commercial spaceport in the New Mexico desert, the new home for his company, Virgin Galactic. The eccentric businessman, with usual flair, sported a black jacket and waves of hair flying as he inaugurated the building by breaking a champagne bottle against a hanger building, while rappelling ...

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Oct 13, 2011 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Space Travel.com: Iran acknowledged as a failure Wednesday its attempt to send a live monkey into space last month -- touted as its first step towards launching a man into space. "The Kavoshgar-5 rocket carrying a capsule with a live animal (a monkey) was launched during Shahrivar," an Iranian calendar month spanning August 23 to September ...

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Sep 24, 2011 11 Comments ›› Angelia

Medical News Today: A virus that infects humans without causing disease kills breast cancer cells in the laboratory. Researchers from Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) College of Medicine in the US, tested an unaltered form of adeno-associated virus type 2 (AAV2) on three different human breast cancer types representing different stages of cancer and found ...

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Sep 23, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

NY Times: Hours after it was supposed to have made a fiery plunge back to Earth, a wayward NASA satellite was still in orbit, and space experts were still uncertain when exactly it would fall. At 7:30 p.m. Friday, NASA posted an update that said the satellite, the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite, was expected to re-enter between ...

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Sep 12, 2011 Comments Off Angelia

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Sep 8, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

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Aug 23, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

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Aug 18, 2011 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

The Guardian: It may not rank as the most compelling reason to curb greenhouse gases, but reducing our emissions might just save humanity from a pre-emptive alien attack, scientists claim. Watching from afar, extraterrestrial beings might view changes in Earth's atmosphere as symptomatic of a civilisation growing out of control – and take drastic action to ...

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Aug 17, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

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Aug 12, 2011 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

(AFP) - A hair-thin electronic patch that adheres to the skin like a temporary tattoo could transform medical sensing, computer gaming and even spy operations, according to a US study published Thursday. The micro-electronics technology, called an epidermal electronic system (EES), was developed by an international team of researchers from the United States, China and Singapore, ...

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Aug 10, 2011 10 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Aug 1, 2011 6 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

The Telegraph: Internet Explorer users 'have below-average IQ: Users of the most popular web browser, Internet Explorer, tend to have lower-than-average IQ, according to a survey of online habits. PC World reports that a "psychometric consulting" firm called AptiQuant gave free online IQ tests to 100,000 people, and then plotted the scores against the browser on which ...

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Jul 21, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Jul 21, 2011 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Space Shuttle Atlantis lands at Kennedy Space Center, in Cape Canaveral, Florida CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Atlantis and four astronauts returned from the International Space Station in triumph Thursday, bringing an end to NASA's 30-year shuttle journey with one last, rousing touchdown that drew cheers and tears. A record crowd of 2,000 gathered near the landing ...

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Jul 18, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

MSNBC: Two new studies — one in veterans and the other in retired football players — add to the mounting evidence linking head injuries to an increased the risk of dementia later in life. Veterans who had been diagnosed with a brain injury, anything from a concussion to a severe head wound, were more than twice as ...

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Jul 8, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

In a time lapse video, the equipment that holds the Shuttle Atlantis in place on the launch pad is slowly rolled back as the shuttle prepares to lift-off from Cape Canaveral for the final time. (July 8)

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Jul 6, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

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Jun 20, 2011 3 Comments ›› Angelia

Daily Mail A U.S.soldier who had most of his leg muscle blown off in Afghanistan has become the first to see it grow back in a pioneering experimental operation. Marine Isaias Hernandez lost 70 per cent of his right thigh muscles when an enemy mortar exploded as he tried to carry out repairs to a truck in ...

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Jun 7, 2011 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Space: The sun unleashed a massive solar storm today (June 7) in a dazzling eruption that kicked up a vast cloud of magnetic plasma that appeared to rain back down over half of the sun's entire surface, NASA scientists say. The solar storm hit its peak at about 2:41 a.m. EDT (0641 GMT), but the actual flare ...

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Jun 6, 2011 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Multisource political news, world news, and entertainment news analysis by Newsy.com

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Jun 5, 2011 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Multisource political news, world news, and entertainment news analysis by Newsy.com

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