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1. Dual Site Set for Square Km Array Telescope - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
A solution for building the world's largest and most sensitive radio telescope has been found.
2. Atom Smasher Collides Particles at Record Energies - Comments
Posted in Physics
Physicists have started running the world's largest particle accelerator at a new record energy and taking the first data from these ultra-powerful collisions.
3. Free Information Society - Comments
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What would you like to know! Tons of topics in PDF form.
4. New Mars Rover Approached Red Planet - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
As the Curiosity Rover, onboard the Mars Science Laboratory, approaches the red planet we stand at the dawn of a new age of discovery on Mars.
5. New Boson Discovered. It is Higgs? - Comments
Posted in Physics
Breaking news from CERN!
6. Lonesome George, Last Pinta Island Tortoise Dies - Comments
Posted in Living World
The Pinta Island Tortoise can be added to the growing list of extinct animals.
7. Buy Fossils On EducatedEarth! - Comments
Posted in Earth Sciences
We are pleased to announce the grand opening of Prehistoria!
8. Ray Bradbury Passes At Age 91 - Comments
Posted in Humanity
Science fiction legend Ray Bradbury has died at the age of 91.
9. Live Stream of Venus Crossing Sun - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
Watch as Venus makes a once in a lifetime transit of our sun.
10. Commercial Spacecraft Docks At ISS - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
The SpaceX Dragon Capsule successfully docked with the ISS on its first attempt.
11. Supervolcano Drilling Project Approved - Comments
Posted in Earth Sciences
Despite fears, a new drilling project has been approved in Italy.
12. Apollo Computer (1960) - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
This is the type of computer that went to the moon in the Apollo missions from 1969 to 1972.

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1. WWII in color: Rare photos from 1942
1. WWII in color: Rare photos from 1942
(Millions of poignant black-and-white photos have come out of the World War Two era, but it is not often that scenes from the deadliest conflict in human history can be seen in living color. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2294284/WWII-)
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Category: Humanity
2. How Massive Stars Form: Simple Solution Found
2. How Massive Stars Form: Simple Solution Found
(The existence of massive stars — up to a whopping 120 times the mass of the sun — has long perplexed astronomers.)
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Category: Astronomy
3. The Door To Hell
3. The Door To Hell
(In 1971 while drilling in Turkmenistan geologists hit a pocket of methane gas and rather than venting it they set it on fire 49 years later its still burning.)
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Category: Earth Sciences
4. Messenger Spacecraft About To Orbit Mercury
4. Messenger Spacecraft About To Orbit Mercury
(At 8:45 EDT NASA's Messenger spacecraft will fire its thruster for nearly 14 min. slowing the spacecraft by 862 meters per second to move into orbit around Mercury at a minimum altitude of 200 kilometers.)
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Category: Astronomy
5. Mathematician Suggests Extra Dimensions Are Time-Like
5. Mathematician Suggests Extra Dimensions Are Time-Like
( space-time may have six dimensions, with the extra two being time-like.)
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Category: Astronomy
6. Building a Schizophrenic Computer
6. Building a Schizophrenic Computer
(To try to understand how schizophrenia affects the brain, scientists tweaked a computer system until it began to exhibit the same symptoms as a schizophrenic human mind. )
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Category: Technology
7. New Photos Of The Sun
7. New Photos Of The Sun
(A new series of false-color images of the Sun released by NASA. )
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Category: Astronomy
8. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
8. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
(Two forthcoming European Physical Journal D papers challenge established wisdom about the nature of vacuum. )
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Category: Physics
9. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
9. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
(Large parts of Canada has less gravity then normal, here are the theories why.)
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Category: Earth Sciences
10. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
10. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
(Shodan is the world’s first computer search engine that lets you search the Internet for computers. Find devices based on city, country, latitude/longitude, host name, operating system and IP. “Shodan is a search engine for hackers both good and bad. Sho)
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Category: Technology

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1. Mice on Drugs
1. Mice on Drugs
(This is an intersting and insightful interactive flash "game"... It explains about the different drugs that are abused an what they do in our brains and how they affect our neurons. )
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Rating: 2.93
Category: Biology & Medicine
2. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
2. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
(This is the story of the generational ship, the Singer of Solar Winds.)
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Rating: 2.92
Category: Astronomy
3. Monkeys Adopt A Kitten
3. Monkeys Adopt A Kitten
(Long-tailed macaque was discovered in the forest preserves caring for a ginger kitten.)
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Rating: 2.92
Category: Living World
4. Japan's Hayabussa Asteroid Probe
4. Japan's Hayabussa Asteroid Probe
(Hayabusa (はやぶさ?, literally "peregrine falcon") was an unmanned spacecraft developed by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency to return a sample of material from a small near-Earth asteroid named 25143 Itokawa to Earth for fu)
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Rating: 2.92
Category: Astronomy
5. Tibetan Glaciers Melting, Warns Dalai Lama
5. Tibetan Glaciers Melting, Warns Dalai Lama
(The Tibetan spiritual leader quoted Chinese experts as saying that the Tibetan glaciers were retreating faster than any elsewhere in the world. The Himalayan glaciers are considered vital lifelines for Asian rivers, including the Indus and the Ganges.)
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Rating: 2.92
Category: Earth Sciences
6. Solar Eclipse To Ring In New Year
6. Solar Eclipse To Ring In New Year
(The moon will block part of the sun on 4 January in a partial eclipse visible in most of Europe as well as in parts of Asia and Africa)
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Rating: 2.92
Category: Astronomy
7. The Size Of Our World
7. The Size Of Our World
(This is how big our planet is in the universe.)
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Rating: 2.91
Category: Astronomy
8. Flooding In Western Afghanistan
8. Flooding In Western Afghanistan
(aerial footage courtesy of the Afghan Air Force. These images use both visible and IR light to contrast water and land.)
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Rating: 2.91
Category: Living World
9. Scientists Find Huge Bed of Dino Bones
9. Scientists Find Huge Bed of Dino Bones
(Find also contains evidence of ‘catastrophic’ tropical storms that routinely wiped out creatures in the area)
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Rating: 2.9
Category: Earth Sciences
10. Michio Kaku - Physics Of The Future
10. Michio Kaku - Physics Of The Future
(As well as being a co-founder of string field theory, Michio Kaku is a best-selling author, television presenter and all-round popularizer of science.)
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Rating: 2.9
Category: Physics