Latest Dust Stories

2010-12-28 09:00:00

By studying how broken glass shatters, meteorologists and other scientists may be able to predict what the future holds for our planet's climate.

2010-11-16 08:30:00

A deep space probe that returned from a seven-year mission earlier this year contained the first ever samples of asteroid dust to be brought back to Earth, Japanese scientists confirmed Tuesday.

2010-11-09 09:45:00


2010-10-06 19:10:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles has been labeled as the most polluted city in America for years now, a statistic that can be largely attributed to the city's ever increasing number of cars on the road and the unique topography that it's built upon.

2010-10-06 14:45:00

Japan's space agency has found particles in the capsule of the Hayabusa space probe that may be extraterrestrial.

2010-10-06 13:14:32

Using data from several research satellites, scientists will spend the next three years trying to understand the climate impacts of about 770 million tons of dust carried into the atmosphere every year from the Sahara Desert.

2010-10-04 14:41:00

How Improving Air Quality Can Benefit People Suffering from Asthma BISMARCK, N.D., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During the month of October North Dakota brings awareness to indoor air quality.

2010-09-16 09:40:00

JONESBORO, Ark., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Camfil Farr Air Pollution Control (APC) has published a Product Overview Brochure on its line of dust and fume collection systems to clean up industrial processes.

2010-08-24 06:35:00

Terrestrial solar panels could be kept dust free thanks to a technology developed for lunar and Mars missions.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).