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Australian Scientists Accidentally Discover New Material Made From Orange Peel That Grabs Mercury Out of Water
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, orange peel, mercury, life saving, discovery )

- 36 days ago -
The new material, made from sulphur and limonene, could one day save lives
Mercury Probe's Dramatic Death Plunge Set for April 30
Science & Tech  (tags: Mercury, MESSENGER, mission, death plunge )

- 226 days ago -
NASA's MESSENGER, the only probe to orbit Mercury, has been making discoveries there since March 2011. If its orbit can be raised on April 24 to save fuel, the dramatic end to the mission will be the craft's plunge to Mercury's surface on April 30.

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