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Hang Gliders on Mars: So Crazy It Just Might Work
Science & Tech  (tags: Aerospace Corporation, astronomy, exploration, interesting, Jet Propulsion Lab, Mars, nasa, news, NewTechnology, Planetary Science Institute, science, space )

Kayleen
- 7 days ago - csmonitor.com
An innovative project called MARSDROP would send tiny probes attached to gliders to allow these small robots to explore south polar water geysers, volcanic regions and glaciers on Mars, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Opah! First Known Warm-Blooded Fish Flaps to Generate Heat
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, discovery, interesting, news, NOAA Fisheries, science )

Kayleen
- 13 days ago - csmonitor.com
It's a large, deep-sea fish, found off the coast of Hawaii and west Africa, and the only fish known to be warm-blooded, or endothermic. The opah generates body heat by flapping its fins, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Andromeda's Vast Halo of Gas May Help Explain How Galaxies Form
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, Hubble, interesting, nasa, news, research, science, space, Space Telescope Science Institute, University of Notre Dame )

Kayleen
- 19 days ago - csmonitor.com
The huge halo of gas surrounding our neighboring Andromeda galaxy could reveal important clues about the formation and evolution of large spiral galaxies such as Andromeda and our Milky Way. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
How Fjords Are Helping Curb Global Warming
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, Global Aquatic Research LLC, global warming, GoodNews, nature, oceans, pollution, research, science, University of Washington, world )

Kayleen
- 23 days ago - csmonitor.com
Fjords from Alaska to Norway soak up damaging carbon from the atmosphere, making these steep-sided inlets a major natural ally in offsetting man-made climate change, new research shows. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
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
- 54 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.
Small, Cute, and Extremely Rare Mammal Rediscovered in China
Environment  (tags: animals, Arizona State University, China, endangered, environment, global warming, Good News, National Geographic, National Wildlife Federation, Xinjiang Province )

Kayleen
- 63 days ago - csmonitor.com
For the first time in 20 years the adorable Ili pika has been spotted in its habitat. Researchers fear for its survival, as global warming pushes the tiny animal higher into the mountains, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
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
- 69 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.
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
- 73 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.
Why Tiny Saturn Moon Enceladus Is New Hot Spot in Search for Life (+Video)
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Cornell University, discovery, Enceladus, ET life, interesting, NASA, news, space, University of Heidelberg )

Kayleen
- 76 days ago - csmonitor.com
Enceladus has hot, mineral-rich water rising from the moon's core into an ocean under an icy crust âEUR" a process that raises intriguing prospects for life. NASA plans to send a probe there, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Warp in Spacetime Lets Astronomers Watch the Same Star Explode Four Times
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, ESA, Hubble Telescope, interesting, NASA, news, Niels Bohr Institute at University of Co, space, supernova, UC Berkeley, UCLA )

Kayleen
- 80 days ago - csmonitor.com
For the first time gravitational lensing allowed scientists to view images of the same star explosion four times, a glimpse into stellar deaths and the nature of the accelerating universe. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
 
 
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