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Jeff Corwin Assesses Oil Spill Damage for the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 272 comments on Sun Jul 04, 2010 at 04:43 PM PDT with 423 Recommends
Asteroids can Kill . No doubt about it. Just ask the Dinosaurs! Anyone unfortunate enough to be stuck in the path of one -- doesn't really stand a chance. Unless that "...
by jamess
Comment Count 151 comments on Mon Jul 05, 2010 at 01:08 PM PDT with 188 Recommends
I am going out on a limb with this diary. I don't normally make a bold prediction about anything. There was one exception in 1974 in the Nixon administration. I successfully predicted he would resign.
by jim in IA
Comment Count 195 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 08:10 AM PST with 147 Recommends
There was recent exciting news last month about the landing of the Curiosity Rover on Mars. JPL has an excellent web site . Follow both links to keep up to date on the most recent news of the mission.
by jim in IA
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Sep 04, 2012 at 08:10 AM PDT with 96 Recommends
Look at this story, which has had a rather low presence on news sites over the last few days. An asteroid ...
by BigBlue
Comment Count 153 comments on Wed Mar 04, 2009 at 11:41 AM PST with 80 Recommends
Everything circling the sun does it in a particular plane. Earth's plane is called the "Plane of the Ecliptic." Most planets and asteroids have planes which make only small angles with the Plane of ...
by Frank Palmer
Comment Count 46 comments on Wed Mar 06, 2013 at 05:05 PM PST with 64 Recommends
According to NASA, a large asteroid, about ten times the size as the asteroid that killed the dinosaurs, is approaching earth with a 90% chance of impact. The impact and aftermath is expected to ...
by Michael91
Comment Count 80 comments on Sun Jul 26, 2009 at 06:32 PM PDT with 51 Recommends
TO ANY OBSERVATIONAL ASTRONOMERS ON KOS: POSSIBLE JUPITER IMPACT Preliminary image shows a black mark in Jupiters South Polar Region (SPR) which is almost ...
by The Reverend and Doctor Omed
Comment Count 75 comments on Sun Jul 19, 2009 at 07:32 PM PDT with 51 Recommends
RT " @RubenBolling : Funny enough, INNER HIVE is my nickname for Tom the Dancing Bug's subscription service. Members get the comic ...
by RubenBolling
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Apr 10, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
This brief note from NASA. Scientists with the Dawn Mission to Vesta presented findings yesterday May 10 about the studies of the asteroid. Dawn will depart Vesta August 26, 2012 with a Ceres ...
by jim in IA
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri May 11, 2012 at 10:10 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
This Day in History - March 21 Dr. David Livingstone It was this day in 1871 that Stanley began his search for Livingstone. In August of 1865 British ...
by bsegel
Comment Count 531 comments on Fri Mar 21, 2014 at 07:30 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Welcome to the Overnight News Digest with a crew consisting of founder Magnifico, current leader Neon Vincent, regular editors side pocket, maggiejean, wader, Man Oh Man, rfall, and JML9999. ...
by side pocket
Comment Count 31 comments on Sun Sep 07, 2014 at 08:58 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
According to some reports, we are nearing the end. The two images above have been traveling through the intertubes for months. ...
by jim in IA
Comment Count 56 comments on Sat Dec 01, 2012 at 09:47 AM PST with 31 Recommends
by NellaSelim
Comment Count 36 comments on Thu Jan 14, 2010 at 07:12 AM PST with 22 Recommends
NASA’s Dawn mission has been ...
by jim in IA
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Oct 12, 2011 at 01:11 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has maneuvered into low orbit around the giant asteroid ...
by jim in IA
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Dec 27, 2011 at 08:06 AM PST with 17 Recommends
During the Golden Age of American Space Exploration, we clever monkeys made huge leaps and bounds in a wide arrange of technologies. From simple features for clothes, aka Velcro, to long distance ...
by ran scot
Comment Count 66 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2008 at 12:16 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
I thought you all might want to be aware of an asteroid that has a 99.8% to 100% chance of hitting earth, sometime early the morning of the 7th of October.
by ilyana
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2008 at 06:43 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
It's just another illustration of the misplaced priorities of our administration. At PhysOrg.com they've posted this article . ...
by EclecticFloridian
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Mar 06, 2007 at 08:05 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Today at about 19:25 UTC (2:25 PM EST), Asteroid 2012 DA14 will make its closest approach to Earth, passing a mere 27,650 kilometers above the surface — closer than our satellites in ...
by l3m0n
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 02:30 PM PST with 4 Recommends