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Blocked on the Keystone XL, the Oil-Sands Industry Looks East With the Keystone XL in limbo, a fight is brewing over another proposed pipeline that would carry oil-sands crude across Canada to the Atlantic coast.
NationalGeographic.com | Oct 25, 2014 12:25 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Social Media Abuzz with Amazing Snapshots of Partial Solar Eclipse The moon took a bite out of the sun on Thursday for an exciting few hours. See the results.
NationalGeographic.com | Oct 25, 2014 12:25 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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NASA identifies ice cloud above cruising altitude on Titan NASA scientists have identified an unexpected high-altitude methane ice cloud on Saturn's moon Titan that is similar to exotic clouds found far above Earth's poles.
Science Daily | Oct 25, 2014 12:05 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Man Recovers From Ebola in Germany After Routine Intensive Care One man who contracted Ebola and even had further complications of the infection has now recovered after receiving routine intensive care at a hospital in Germany. The man's case suggests that even if patients do not have access to experimental Ebola
Yahoo! News | Oct 25, 2014 12:01 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Illusions in the cosmic clouds: New image of spinning neutron star Pareidolia is the psychological phenomenon where people see recognizable shapes in clouds, rock formations, or otherwise unrelated objects or data. There are many examples of this phenomenon on Earth and in space.
Science Daily | Oct 24, 2014 11:59 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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MAVEN ultraviolet image of comet Siding Spring's hydrogen coma NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft obtained this ultraviolet image of hydrogen surrounding comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring on Oct. 17, 2014, two days before the comet's closest approach to Mars. The Imaging Ultraviolet Spectrog
Science Daily | Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Mars Orbiter's spectrometer shows Oort comet's coma The Compact Imaging Spectrometer for Mars (CRISM) observed comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring as the comet sped close to Mars on Oct. 19. CRISM recorded imaging data in 107 different wavelengths, showing the inner part of the cloud of dust, called the coma, su
Science Daily | Oct 24, 2014 11:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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NASA ultra-black nano-coating to be applied to 3-D new solar coronagraph An emerging super-black nanotechnology that is to be tested for the first time this fall on the International Space Station will be applied to a complex, 3-D component critical for suppressing stray light in a new, smaller, less-expensive solar coronagrap
Science Daily | Oct 24, 2014 11:34 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Mass gaging system will measure fuel transfer in zero gravity Transfer of super-cooled or cryogenic fuel from one tank to another in the zero gravity of space may one day be a reality. But the challenges of measuring fuels and fuel levels in the weightlessness of space must be solved first. A newly developed sensor
Science Daily | Oct 24, 2014 11:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Uber for KIDS: New ride sharing service with licensed nannies as drivers launches Called Shuddle and available in San Francisco, all of its drivers are experienced childcare experts, and parents can track their entire journey.
Mail Online | Oct 24, 2014 11:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend