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Chile's Calbuco Volcano Erupts
Science & Tech  (tags: Volcanoes, Chile, safety, Calbuco Volcano, news )

Cat
- 2 days ago - theguardian.com
A spectacular eruption at that. The Calbuco volcano has erupted for the first time in 42 years, billowing a huge ash cloud over a sparsely populated, mountainous area in southern Chile.
Asteroid Just Missed Earth Early Tuesday Morning
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, astronomy, design, discovery, habitat, history, humans, interesting, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, space, study, technology, world )

Caree
- 3 days ago - thedenverchannel.com
An asteroid had a "near miss" with Earth Tuesday morning. It's not the Hollywood computerized image you may be picturing in your mind. It's 50 feet wide -- more than the length of a school bus, but small in relative terms of what you may be thinking.
Wednesday Night Peak of Lyrid Meteor Shower to Dazzle Skygazers in Midwest, Mid-Atlantic
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, astronomy, history, humans, interesting, news, science, scientists, space, study, world )

Caree
- 3 days ago - msn.com
Beginning late in the evening of April 22 and continuing through the early morning hours of April 23, the peak of the Lyrid meteor shower will dazzle skygazers around the world. Observers can expect to see 10-20 meteors darting across the sky during
First Ever Picture Taken of a Rare African Monkey
Science & Tech  (tags: research, scientists, monkey, primates, congolese national park, animals, discovery, habitat, news, science, world )

Lone
- 4 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Researchers recently snagged a photograph of a critically endangered primate in a Congolese national park.
WATCH: Toshiba Installs Customer Service Humanoid Robot at Japanese Department Store
Science & Tech  (tags: robotics, robots, toshiba, computers, design, concept, environment, humans, interesting, news, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, technology, business, world )

Frank
- 7 days ago - nydailynews.com
The next time you walk into a store in Japan it won't be a human employee who greets you. Instead it'll be a humanoid robot.
Scientists Explore Changes to Tornado Warnings
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, weather, tornados, warnings, scientists, society, science, news, technology )

Barb
- 13 days ago - woodtv.com
Radars have changed the way they scan the skies to better spot small tornadoes. Now when a storm is near, a radar is programmed to scan the base of a storm more frequently. This could help spot quick-starting tornadoes, like the one that rolled through...
Curiosity Rover Is Finding Out What Happened to Mars' Thick Atmosphere
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, E.T. life, interesting, investigation, Mars, nasa, news, research, science, space )

Kayleen
- 20 days ago - csmonitor.com
The rover is using three powerful instruments to probe the surface and atmosphere of Mars to determine if the Red Planet is supporting microbial life now, or had in the past. Results to be logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Bizarre New Virus Discovered Beneath The Ocean Floor
Science & Tech  (tags: science, virus, medicine, news, study, research, oceans, discovery, environment )

Michael
- 22 days ago - iflscience.com
They may seem inhospitable to us, but organisms manage to find ways to survive and even thrive in Earth's most extreme environments.
Welcome to the 'Double El Nino' -- and More Extreme Weather
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, climate-change, extreme weather, science, scientists, interesting, humans, environment, study, research, world, news )

Carrie
- 33 days ago - pri.org
We're about to experience a "double El Nino", a rare weather phenomenon that climatologists had warned about several months ago. That means two consecutive years of the concentration of warm water in the Pacific Ocean that brings West Coast storms,...
Poisoning Rhino Horns Doesn't Hurt the Rhinos, But It May Keep Poachers Away ~ TEXT and AUDIO
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, rhino horns, poachers, research, scientists, science, environment, interesting, news, humans, technology )

Carrie
- 33 days ago - pri.org
Rhinos with poison-infused horns are roaming the bush in South Africa, frightening away poachers who don't want sell a toxic product to their clients in Asia. At least that's what Lorina Hern hopes.
Before Dinosaurs Ruled, the âEUR~Carolina ButcherâEUR(TM) Was Top Predator
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, animals, discovery, interesting, news, North Carolina Museum of Natural Science, North Carolina‚Äôs Pekin Formation, research, science )

Kayleen
- 35 days ago - csmonitor.com
This monstrosity was nine-feet long and ran on two legs. If you lived in Triassic North America 231-million-years ago you'd have to deal with this thing. However The Butcher lives on, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Two Vampire Crab Species Found, Are Already Popular Pets
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, discovery, environment, interesting, news, research, science )

Lone
- 35 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Spooky-eyed crustaceans sold as aquarium pets are two previously unknown species from Indonesia, a new study says.
Asteroid-Comet Hybrid Found With Unusual Set of Rings
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, asteroid-comet hybrids, discovery, interesting, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, news, science, space )

Kayleen
- 39 days ago - sciencerecorder.com
Scientists just found a small, icy body called Chiron, classified as a "centaur", that contains Saturn-like rings. These rings mean that centaurs become very active as they orbit the sun, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
What Computer Innovation and Fracking Have in Common [Excerpt]
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, society, science, safety, research, news, interesting, humans, environment, discovery, computers, fracking )

Darren
- 41 days ago - scientificamerican.com
In this excerpt from his new book, The Innovators, Walter Isaacson explores the origin of new technologies and the nature of new ideas
Harvard Clean Energy Project
Science & Tech  (tags: Harvard Research, Solar, Hardvard, Facebook, science, environment, computers, energy, news, study, NewTechnology, research, interesting, design )

Mari
- 41 days ago - facebook.com
Updates from the Harvard Team on Facebook! Would you like to help find new compounds for organic solar cells? The goal is 3000 Likes please help them get there.
 

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