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Evidence That Jupiter's Moon Europa Could Be Like Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, ConocoPhillips Company, discovery, Europa, interesting, Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physi, nasa, news, research, science, Smithsonian Institution's National Air a, space )

- 8 days ago -
Segments of the ice crust of Jupiter's moon Europa are pulled and pushed by the same tectonic forces that are rearranging continents on Earth, evidence that it has a heat source. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Whaling Ban Restores Blue Whale Population in Northeast Pacific
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, blue whales, Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia, good news, news, Oregon State University's Marine Mammal , science, University of Washington at Seattle, whales )

- 11 days ago -
The number of blue whales -- the largest animals on Earth -- are now at near-historic levels in the area thanks to a 48-year international ban on commercial whaling enacted at national levels. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Immortal Jellyfish May Have the Secret to Everlasting Life
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, discovery, immortality, Japan, Kyoto University, morphing, research, scarlet jellyfish, science, study )

- 18 days ago -
Researchers report the scarlet jellyfish do not die, but continue to rejuvenate. These amazing creatures are "immortal" as we know it, and could hold the secret to perpetual life, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
How Did the Hummingbird Get Its Sweet Tooth?
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, birds, discovery, Harvard University, hummingbirds, interesting, news, research, science )

- 23 days ago -
Like other birds, hummingbirds lack sweet-taste receptors, but at some point in their evolution, they changed a taste receptor used to detect savory flavors into one for craving sweet nectar. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Cosmonauts Find Plankton Clinging to the Outside of the Space Station
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, cosmonauts, discovery, interesting, International Space Station, ITAR-TASS, microorganisms, nasa, news, science, space )

- 26 days ago -
Cosmonauts have discovered sea plankton and other microscopic organisms living on the outside of the International Space Station, fully exposed to the vacuum of space and deadly solar UV rays. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Rare, Elusive European Wildcats Found Hiding Out on Active Volcano
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, discovery, EUROWILDCAT, interesting, Journal of Zoology, Sicily, wildcats )

- 29 days ago -
A healthy population of European wildcats has been discovered living in the forest surrounding Mount Etna in Sicily, researchers report. These wildcats are distantly related to domestic cats, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Specks Returned From Space May Be Alien Visitors
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Comet Wild-2, discovery, interesting, interstellar particles, nasa, news, research, science )

- 34 days ago -
Scientists say seven microscopic particles collected by NASA's comet-chasing spacecraft, Stardust, appear to have originated outside our solar system. Some are fluffy like snowflakes, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Nasa Probe Sees Pluto and Its Moon Like Never Before
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Charon, interesting, nasa, news, Pluto, science, space )

- 35 days ago -
NASA's New Horizons space probe has captured an amazing video of the dwarf planet and its largest moon, Charon. Get set for the historic encounter with Pluto next July that will be logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Researchers Discover Fossils of Penguins the Size of NBA Players
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, animals, Antarctica, discovery, interesting, news, penguinsscience )

- 37 days ago -
Researchers just discovered fossils of a 250-pound penguin on Antarctica's Seymour Island that was 6-foot-7, tall enough to play in the NBA, and far larger than today's emperor penguins. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
The Reason Why Hurricanes Are Hitting Hawaii Now
Environment  (tags: climate-change, destruction, ecosystems, globalwarming, healthconditions, science, world )

- 41 days ago -
Scientists have observed a recent increase in Category 4 and 5 hurricanes worldwide, one that is correlated with increased surface temperatures due to global warming, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
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