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EarthâEUR(TM)s Water May Have Come From Comets, Asteroids or Something Else Entirely
Science & Tech  (tags: world, study, space, society, science, research, investigation, interesting, humans, environment, discovery, Earth, water, comets, asteroids, origin, oceans, solar system )

Darren
- 5 days ago - scientificamerican.com
To discover the origin of the oceans, scientists are investigating our solar systemâEUR(TM)s farthest reaches and earliest moments [Preview Article, more links at site]
Heart of Earth's Inner Core Revealed
Science & Tech  (tags: Earth, science, scientists, research )

Ray
- 16 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Scientists say they have gained new insight into what lies at the very centre of the Earth.
Earth's Surprise Inside: Geologists Unlock Mysteries of the Planet's Inner Core
Science & Tech  (tags: Earth, core, planets, geology )

Freya
- 16 days ago - phys.org
Seismic waves are helping scientists to plumb the world's deepest mystery: the planet's inner core.
Hidden Molten Channel Beneath Earth Discovered With a Blast
Science & Tech  (tags: geology, earth, tectonic plates, earthquakes )

Judy
- 19 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The bottom of one of Earth's rocky plates has been visualized in fine detail using sound waves from dynamite exploded deep underground, revealing a once-hidden channel of molten rock.
Mountain-Size Asteroid Flies By Earth Today: Watch It Online
Science & Tech  (tags: space, science, world, earth, asteroid )

Angela
- 30 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
- 49 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...
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
- 69 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Planets quite different from our own may be the best homes for life in the universe
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
- 74 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.
I-Wonder: How Can Our Blue Planet Be Running Out Of Fresh Water ?
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Scientists, Earth, Blue Planet, Water )

Ray
- 79 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.
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
- 84 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.
Earth-Earth Magnetic Field Now Flips More Often Than Ever
Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, Earth, magnetic field, solar radiation )

Ray
- 84 days ago - bbc.com
The planet's magnetic field is becoming less stable. In the distant past it reversed direction every 5 million years, but now it does so every 200,000 years
Amazing Time-Lapse of Earth Rotation and Other Space Videos of the Month
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, Space, science, Earth )

Ray
- 108 days ago - rt.com
Imagine that you don't have to go to space to actually see the Earth rotate, does that seem crazy? The mind-boggling timelapse posted on Youtube presents a different perspective showing our planet actually move, while the stars stay in place.
Microscopic Vampire Amoebas Are Swarming
Science & Tech  (tags: Earth, Microscopic vampire, microbiology, bodily fluids, environment, scientists )

Ray
- 115 days ago - bbc.com
Within a few metres of you, almost certainly, a vampire is feeding. It grabs its victim and punctures its skin, then drains its bodily fluids.
I-Wonder: Did Climate Change Make Us Intelligent ?
Science & Tech  (tags: climate change, science, environment, human brains, Earth )

Ray
- 116 days ago - bbc.co.uk
About two million years ago, something extraordinary started happening in the Great Rift Valley in East Africa.
Earth's Magnetic Pole Could Reverse Within A Single Human Lifetime
Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, study, space, Earth, magnetic field, north pole, south pole, technology )

Michael
- 133 days ago - iflscience.com
Over the course of millions of years, the Earth's magnetic field can reverse, so that compasses point south rather than north. There has been plenty of speculation that we're heading for another such event quite soon.
 

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