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From NASA/JPL: "Specular Spectacular"

JPL

October 30, 2014
No Writer Credit

This near-infrared, color mosaic from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft shows the sun glinting off of Titan’s north polar seas. While Cassini has captured, separately, views of the polar seas and the sun glinting off of them in the past, this is the first time both have been seen together in the same view. 545 more words

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From SPACE.com: "Earth's Water Existed 135 Million Years Earlier than Thought"

SPACE.com

October 30, 2014
Calla Cofield

The water that supports life on Earth may have been on the planet much earlier than scientists previously thought, new research suggests. 838 more words

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From FNAL- "Frontier Science Result: CMS Boosted W's"


Fermilab is an enduring source of strength for the US contribution to scientific research world wide.

Friday, Oct. 31, 2014


Don Lincoln

Today’s article covers an interesting topic. 612 more words

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From Hubble: "Hubble Sees 'Ghost Light' From Dead Galaxies"

Hubble

October 30, 2014
Ray Villard
Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has picked up the faint, ghostly glow of stars ejected from ancient galaxies that were gravitationally ripped apart several billion years ago. 681 more words

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From FNAL- "Frontier Science Result: CDF A charming result"


Fermilab is an enduring source of strength for the US contribution to scientific research world wide.

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
Diego Tonelli and Andy Beretvas… 370 more words

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From astrobio.net: "Planetary Atmospheres a Key to Assessing Possibilities for Life"

Astrobiology Magazine

Oct 30, 2014
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A planetary atmosphere is a delicate thing. On Earth, we are familiar with the ozone hole — a tear in our upper atmosphere caused by human-created chemicals that thin away the ozone. 1,332 more words

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