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  1. News - World - SPACE

    ‘Magic island’ in chilly lake on Saturn moon Titan puzzles space watchers

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 08:39pm by GDN

    ... second-largest lake, was as smooth as glass. The tranquil expanse of liquid methane and ethane had no surface ripples larger than 1mm. The profound stillness may be because the wind on Titan is so ...

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    Risk of ‘city-killing’ asteroid striking Earth higher than thought, experts warn

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 10:20am by Reuters at Cape Canaveral, Florida

    ... the February 15, 2013, impact over Chelyabinsk, Russia, which left more than 1,000 people injured by flying glass and debris. “There is a popular misconception that asteroid impacts are extraordinarily ...

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    Water on earth, moon came from same place

    Posted May 11th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... of volcanic glass that were trapped in crystals inside the rocks. The crystals protected the droplets from the violence of eruption, preserving in them a snapshot of the moon's ancient interior. Evidence for water inside the glass droplets emerged in previous studies, but the latest US research goes further, showing that the lunar water is chemically identical to that on ancient earth. ...

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    Nasa’s asteroid hunter goes back on duty

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... times the force of the Hiroshima atomic bomb. More than 1,500 people were injured by flying glass and debris. Later that same day, a much larger but unrelated asteroid soared closer to earth ...

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    Star Trek voyages edge closer to reality

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... The New York Times in Houston Scientific advances mean that warp speed- travelling faster than light- could enable spacecraft to reach stars in months or weeks Star Trek voyagesedge closer to reality Beyond the security gate at the Johnson Space Centre's 1960s-era campus in Houston, Texas, inside a two-storey glass and concrete building, there is a floating laboratory. Harold ...

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    Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield becomes a social media superstar

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... as well as the banalities of space, to hundreds of thousands of people on social media. With seemingly incessant 140-character bursts accompanied by stunning photographs, shot from a glassed ...

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    Trek to convention pays off for 'trekkies'

    Posted Oct 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in London

    ... a bottle of water because I dehydrated quite badly," he said. "Destination Star Trek London" is the first live Star Trek event in Britain for more than a decade. About 17,000 fans ...

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    Curiosity discovers soil on Mars is like sand in Hawaii

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Cape Canaveral, Florida

    ... is mineralogically similar to basaltic materials and comprised primarily of feldspar, pyroxene and olivine. About half the soil is non-crystalline materials, like volcanic glass, that form from the breakdown ...



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