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Mountain-Size Asteroid Flies By Earth Today: Watch It Online
Science & Tech  (tags: space, science, world, earth, asteroid )

Angela
- 4 days ago - msn.com
A huge asteroid will become the largest space rock of its kind to pass closest to Earth until 2027 today (Jan. 26) when it zooms safely by Earth beyond the orbit of the moon, and you can see the space rock's flyby live online.
'Leap Second' Coming Up June 30 May Cause Computer System Problems
Science & Tech  (tags: time, technology, computers, science, scientists, tech, world, earth )

Frank
- 23 days ago - nydailynews.com
The International Earth Rotation Services, which maintains global time standards, announced it would add an extra second to June 30 in order to sync atomic clock time to the Earth's rotation. Websites are bracing themselves for problems because many...
Earth: An Intimate Look At Wolf Family Life
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Wolf, Earth )

Ray
- 23 days ago - bbc.com
Young wolves are totally reliant on their parents and the pack, so it's quite a privilege to get up close and personal with a family
Earth: Beautiful Images of Earth From Space
Offbeat  (tags: , Photography, space, earth )

Ray
- 39 days ago - bbc.com
Photography is part of an astronaut's job description and the results produce a fantastic record of the Earth and its surroundings from hundreds of miles away.
Earth: NATURAL DISASTERS
Offbeat  (tags: Earth, Avalanches, Earthquakes, Floods, Forest fires, Hurricanes, Landslides. Supervolcanoes, Tornadoes, Tsunamis, Volcanoes, Natural Disasters )

Ray
- 39 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes are just some of the deadly hazards we are exposed to on Earth. As well as being dangerous to humans, these events shape our planet and affect where and how we live.
Planets More Habitable Than Earth May Be Common in Our Galaxy
Science & Tech  (tags: world, study, space, science, research, investigation, interesting, humans, environment, planets, habitable, earth, common, galaxy, life, universe )

Darren
- 43 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Planets quite different from our own may be the best homes for life in the universe
Needed: 11 Trillion Gallons to Replenish California Drought!!
World  (tags: california, drought, earth, emergency )

Demy
- 45 days ago - science.nasa.gov
Shocking story.. It will likely take decades to get over it! More: ca.gov/drought , www.nbcnews.com/storyline/california-drought
Earth: Amazing Ape Birth Is the Worlds First
Offbeat  (tags: Earth, Ape, Birth, bonobo )

Ray
- 45 days ago - bbc.com
A bonobo has been seen giving birth in the wild, the first time scientists have ever documented this most personal of moments occurring in the ape's natural environment.
Rosetta Comet Probe Contradicts Current Theories About Source of Earth's Water
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, comets, Earth, ESA, interesting, news, science, space, University of Bern )

Kayleen
- 47 days ago - cbsnews.com
Data from the Rosetta spacecraft flying along with Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko concludes that asteroids, not comets, delivered the lion's share of the water making up Earth's oceans. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Earth: Animal Apprentices: Mastering the Skills to Survive
Offbeat  (tags: Earth, Skills to Survive, Animals, scientific evidence, natural world )

Ray
- 49 days ago - bbc.com
For many young animals there is much to learn in a short time if they are to succeed as adults. Master-apprentice relationships can be vital for offspring to accomplish skills that will ultimately bring them food, shelter and sex
I-Wonder: How Can Our Blue Planet Be Running Out Of Fresh Water ?
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Scientists, Earth, Blue Planet, Water )

Ray
- 53 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Nearly two million people die from a lack of safe drinking water every year. And in just 15 years time, half the world's population could be living in areas of high water stress - places where there isn't enough water to go round.
Fertilisers: Enriching the World's Soil
Offbeat  (tags: Agriculture, Climate change, Developing country, Earth, Sustainability )

Ray
- 54 days ago - bbc.com
Billions of people rely on artificial fertilisers to provide food on their plates, but it comes at a cost to the environment. So how do we feed the world and sustain the planet?
Sustainability in the New Urban Age
Offbeat  (tags: Science & Environment, City, Earth, Renewable energy, Sustainability )

Ray
- 55 days ago - bbc.com
The growing number of cities on the planet could provide a solution to many of our environmental and social problems - if we re-think the way they operate.
Earth Has Its Own 'Star Trek'-Like Force Field
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, Earth, environment, interesting, MIT, news, science, space, University of Colorado Boulder )

Kayleen
- 57 days ago - cnn.com
Scientists just discovered a protective shield 7,200 miles above Earth, similar to the force fields seen on the popular TV show. They're baffled by this phenomenon, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
 

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