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From Don Lincoln at Fermilab: Dark Energy, a New Video

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

Dr. Don Lincoln

Dr. Don Lincoln brings us a new video on Dark Energy. 38 more words

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From M.I.T.: "Inflatable antennae could give CubeSats greater reach"

September 6, 2013
Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office

The future of satellite technology is getting small — about the size of a shoebox, to be exact. 989 more words

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From M.I.T.: "A river of plasma, guarding against the sun"

March 6, 2014
Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office

MIT scientists identify a plasma plume that naturally protects the Earth against solar storms.

The Earth’s magnetic field, or… 973 more words

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From NASA: "New Study Outlines 'Water World' Theory of Life's Origins"

April 15, 2014
Whitney Clavin
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.

Life took root more than four billion years ago on our nascent Earth, a wetter and harsher place than now, bathed in sizzling ultraviolet rays. 1,288 more words

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From ESO: "A Study in Scarlet"

European Southern Observatory

16 April 2014

Richard Hook
ESO Public Information Officer
Garching bei München, Germany
Tel: +49 89 3200 6655
Cell: +49 151 1537 3591… 621 more words

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From Symmetry: "Ten things you might not know about particle accelerators"

April 15, 2014
Sarah Witman

From accelerators unexpectedly beneath your feet to a ferret that once cleaned accelerator components, symmetry shares some lesser-known facts about… 1,497 more words

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From ESO: "ESO Site Shortlisted for Cherenkov Telescope Array"

European Southern Observatory

15 April 2014

Lars Lindberg Christensen
Head of ESO ePOD
ESO ePOD, Garching, Germany
Tel: +49 89 3200 6761
Cellular: +49 173 3872 621… 553 more words

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