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2014-09-10 08:27:10

Gary Knell, Eric Sheninger, Mark Nieker, Governor Bob Wise, Adam Bellows, Rhian Evans Allvin, Vicki Davis, Tom de Boor, Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach, Sir Ken Robinson, Darren Cambridge, John Musso, Angela

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2009-03-04 17:05:00

Using satellite radar data, NASA-funded scientists have observed, for the first time, the healing of subtle, natural surface scars from an earthquake that occurred on a "buried" fault several miles below the surface-a fault whose fractures are not easily observed at Earth's surface.

2006-05-14 04:07:52

By Alireza Ronaghi TEHRAN (Reuters) - Bandits disguised as policemen executed 12 bound men by a southern Iranian roadside and strung a wounded 12-year-old boy from an electricity pylon, state media reported on Sunday.

2005-10-11 11:48:39

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations appealed on Tuesday for $272 million for quake survivors in northern Pakistan where, aid officials said, the death toll could hit 40,000, exceeding that in the Iranian city of Bam two years ago. The U.N.

2005-10-11 11:11:01

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations appealed on Tuesday for $272 million for quake survivors in northern Pakistan where, aid officials said, the death toll could hit 40,000, exceeding that in the Iranian city of Bam two years ago. The U.N.


Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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