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titan
2014-12-09 06:25:05

The presence of massive dunes, some over a mile wide and hundreds of yards high, on Saturn’s moon Titan has long puzzled scientists, but the authors of a new study appearing in the current edition of the journal Nature believe they have solved the mystery.

Diamond grains from the Canyon Diablo meteorite
2014-11-25 04:49:07

Approximately 50 years ago, a large meteorite, named Canyon Diablo after the crater formed by the meteorite's impact in northern Arizona, was found to contain a new form of diamond with a hexagonal structure.

2014-11-21 23:08:00

Adaptive Curriculum, a leading math and science technology company, announced today the release of its new app-based Biology and Life Science solutions for middle schools and high schools.

2014-11-16 16:21:11

COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES NATIONWIDE JOIN PARTNERSHIP FOR A HEALTHIER AMERICA TO OFFER HEALTHIER CHOICES ACROSS CAMPUS NEW ORLEANS, Nov.

MIT-MagneticPlanets-01
2014-11-16 04:55:59

Researchers have discovered the first experimental evidence suggesting our solar system’s protoplanetary disk was shaped by an intense magnetic field which propelled massive amounts of gas into the sun over the course of just a few million years.

2014-11-05 12:23:51

Available now at Bashas' grocery stores WATSONVILLE, Calif., Nov. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S.

2014-10-22 20:23:31

TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the first Ebola patients diagnosed in the U.S., questions have been raised as to the preparedness of the country's response.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.