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Songbirds Return to North America | @GrrlScientist The Migratory Connectivity Project seeks to connect people and cultures throughout the Americas by fostering the publics appreciation for migratory birdsDid you know the coast of Texas is a critically important place for migratory birds in the U.S. and Ca
The Guardian | 1 hour, 27 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Why Electric Vehicles Aren't More Popular An anonymous reader writes: Ars takes a look at a recent report from the National Academy of Sciences into the reasons why more people aren't driving electric vehicles. Of course infrastructure issues are a part of it — until charging stations are u
Slashdot | 1 hour, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
In pictures: Lightning illuminates UK The best images from Friday night's thunder storms
BBC News | 1 hour, 43 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Red, White & Blue! Stars Cluster in Festive Cosmic Portrait Reminiscent of the colors in the American flag, and released just in time for America's Independence Day on July 4 , the image shows open star cluster NGC 2367 and the surrounding hydrogen gas. The stars of NGC 2367 are young and hot, and shine with
Yahoo! News | 3 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
NASA Slammed a Probe Into a Comet 10 Years Ago Today When you're watching the fireworks displays this Fourth of July, take a moment to reflect on some cosmic pyrotechnics that NASA pulled off a decade ago. On July 4, 2005, while zooming along millions of miles from Earth, NASA's Deep Impact spacec
Yahoo! News | 3 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
A welcome dose of environmental optimism From rainforest revival and green technology to social changes, the age of humans is not necessarily a one-way ticket to eco-disaster, argue three new books | 4 hours, 2 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Solar-Powered Plane Soars to New World Records A solar-powered airplane currently soaring over the Pacific Ocean, from Japan to Hawaii, has set a slew of new world records, logging the farthest and longest flights made so far in a solar-powered aircraft. The Solar Impulse 2 plane set the new distance
Yahoo! News | 4 hours, 8 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Bone-Dry California Faces July 4 With No Fireworks Drought-weary California will be extra careful this Fourth of July, with some cities banning private fireworks and others canceling official displays.
MSNBC | 4 hours, 54 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Pluto: Nasa probe set for fly-past of frozen dwarf planet With much skill and some luck the New Horizons spacecraft is about to provide our closest glimpse yet of the frozen and little-understood world of PlutoPluto is so far away (4.8bn km) and so small (about two-thirds the size of the Earths moon) that weve n
The Guardian | 8 hours, 2 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Electric aircraft prepares to make landmark English Channel flight Didier Esteyne's groundbreaking cross-Channel journey could herald a new era of electric aviation | 11 hours, 31 minutes ago | comment? | recommend