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New Comet Found
Jun 29, 2011
Astronomers have discovered a new comet that could be visible to the naked eye in early 2013.
Ultrasound for Astronauts
Jun 28, 2011
Ultrasound exams may be a key to maintaining the health of astronauts on long duration missions.
How LRO Changed Our View of the Moon
Jun 27, 2011
NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter changed our view of the entire Moon, helping astrobiologists understand it's formation, history and links to the habitability of Earth.
Astrotherapy for Cancer
Jun 26, 2011
Astronomers have helped in developing a new radiation treatment that could aid cancer patients.
Jun 25, 2011
Scientists have made an important step forward in their understanding of compounds that act as natural 'antifreeze.'
Breathing Through the Eyes
Jun 24, 2011
New research is providing information about the evolutionary feats of avian retinas.
Can Humans Sense Earth’s Magnetism?
Jun 23, 2011
A protein expressed in the human retina is able to sense magnetic fields when implanted into fruit flies. The finding is reopening an area of sensory biology in humans.
Ocean Causes Abrupt Climate Change
Jun 22, 2011
New research supports theories that abrupt climate change can result from alterations in ocean circulation.
Jun 21, 2011
Data from MESSENGER is providing clues about the origin of Mercury and its geological history.
A Neutrino-Flavored Universe
Jun 20, 2011
Scientists may have taken a step in discovering why matter trumped antimatter at the time of the Big Bang.
Life Between Snowball Earths
Jun 19, 2011
Hundreds of microscopic fossils show that organisms emerging after an ancient glaciation evolved tough exteriors to weather the frozen climate.
Voyager on the Edge
Jun 18, 2011
New calculations indicate that NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft will leave the Solar System earlier than previously thought.
Pinning Down the PETM
Jun 17, 2011
Scientists have pinned down the timing for the start of the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum.
Twin Planets Orbit Star Pair
Jun 16, 2011
Astronomers have found evidence for a planetary system where two giant planets orbit a close pair of suns.
Carbon Monoxide Reveals New Milky Way Arm
Jun 15, 2011
By studying dense concentrations of carbon monoxide, astronomers have discovered a new spiral arm of the Milky Way.
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