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Concerns About Melting Ice Shift To Antarctica

I had a fortuitous conversation a few years ago at an awards dinner. I happened to be seated next to the fellow who runs the program at JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) whose purpose is to investigate the melting of ice beneath the surface of Greenland, and he explained: 76 more words

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Creation: The planet between Mars & Jupiter

Those of us who are adults grew up being told in school that our solar system consists of the Sun, Earth and 8 other planets — Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. 867 more words

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Dawn | @ Dwarf Planet Ceres

The NASA Dawn mission asks how the size of a body plays a role in the evolution of a planet. It also asks how water plays a role in that evolution. 930 more words


Images Of Dwarf Planet Ceres Captured By Dawn Spacecraft

PASADENA (CBSLA.com) — NASA’s Dawn spacecraft captured the sharpest images ever of the dwarf planet Ceres, Jet Propulsion Laboratory officials said Thursday.

The pictures were snapped from a distance of about 90,000 miles, the closest a camera had ever come to Ceres, a JPL statement said. 163 more words


This week's technology news - 30th January 2015

Will the race for the smartest AI expose a huge security risk? 

Artificial Intelligence used to be restricted to science fiction, but today it is being using by millions, even if you don’t realise. 1,690 more words

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Watch Asia's air pollution spread across the globe

One problem with air pollution is it doesn’t stay put.

Rather, particles in the air—also known as aerosols—move around the atmosphere, affecting the global climate in complex ways, and perhaps strengthening storms and cyclones. 162 more words