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2014-06-12 04:44:38

John P. Millis, Ph.D. for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Dating the formation of the Earth is a difficult process, because usually geological dating methods do not work as well. Early in its existence the Earth was more fluid, with materials all mixing together in a super-heated mix. It took millions of years for differentiation and cooling to achieve the layered Earth we live on today. So traditional geological dating gives us more of a lower bound for the age of the Earth, while...

2014-04-22 08:26:17

PALM DESERT, Calif., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Save The Earth Foundation (STE) hopes the music and meaning of our song and video, 'Save the Earth Day' will resonate in an every day way with all people," says Neal Pargman, Founder of STE. Thomas Roller, a musician and songwriter spearheaded the collaboration and profits will benefit the research and educational work at the coastal and undersea laboratories of Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (MBNMS). Go to:...

The World Is Ready For Earth Hour. Are You?
2014-03-28 10:05:34

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online All across the world people are gearing up to switch off this Saturday in celebration of Earth Hour, a global movement organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) that brings attention to a broad range of environmental issues. The movement originally started out as a lights-off event in Australia in 2007. Since then it has grown into a global phenomenon. According to the Earth Hour website, “iconic monuments and moments...

2014-03-27 23:24:48

Ambit Welder writes new science-fiction novel using the innocence of good versus the ultimate specter of evil. Houston (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 What if humanity has gained the ability to travel through space with impunity and the near future of humanity made contact with aliens? Author Ambit Welder tackles these questions and more in his new science fiction novel, “The Adventures of Deacon Coombs.” Welder's first book covers a futuristic journey of Earth, set in the year 3533,...

Sun Intensity Will End Life On Earth In No More Than 3.25 Billion Years
2013-09-19 10:33:04

[ Watch the Video: Earth Will Enter The Hot Zone In Several Billion Years ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In one of the longest range weather forecasts ever made, a team of UK scientists has determined that the sun’s growing intensity will lead to the evaporation of the oceans and end of life on Earth in about 1.8 to 3.2 billion years – according to a new report published in the journal Astrobiology. Using planets outside the Solar System and their stars as...

ESA's 3D Star-Mapping Satellite Gaia Moving To Launch Facility
2013-06-27 16:09:26

[WATCH VIDEO: Gaia Scanning The Sky] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The European Space Agency's (ESA) Gaia spacecraft is ready for departure to its launch site in French Guiana. Gaia will be embarking on a five-year mission to map the stars and create a highly accurate 3D map of our Milky Way galaxy. ESA said the spacecraft has completed final preparations in Europe and is ready to depart to its final pit stop on Earth before launch. The billion-star surveyor...

2013-06-17 23:21:01

Robotic aliens threaten Earth from space with gunships shepherding thousands of nuclear missiles in Alien Threat. Ashland, OR (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Readers' Favorite contest reviewer, Paul Johnson, gives Alien Threat 5 Stars. Finalists are to be chosen July 1 and winners announced August 1. Friendly aliens from Xyrpta (X-erp-ta) land on Earth seeking a partner to extend their space exploration program. Unwittingly, they have led their arch enemy, the Praetorians, here who are searching for...

2013-05-22 23:18:35

Touring museum exhibition, produced by Global Experience Specialists, will highlight content from Jet Propulsion Laboratory and NASA and focus on the search for alien life within and beyond our solar system. KANSAS CITY, Mo. (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 Alien Worlds and Androids, an all-new touring museum exhibition featuring scientific and educational content from Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and NASA, is set to open at Kansas City´s Science Center, Science City, in Union Station Kansas...

2013-05-16 23:30:25

Alien Threat is a Sci-Fi novel of aliens invading Earth, the U.S. response, and the resulting intra-galactic battle. Ashland, Oregon (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Friendly aliens land on Earth seeking a partner to further extend their space exploration program. Unwittingly, they have led their arch enemy here who are searching for a planet with a better climate to escape the harsh environment of their home. With the help of Earth's new alien friends, but with limited resources, the U.S. government...

NASA, NatGeo To Celebrate Earth Day With Special Events
2013-04-20 08:00:02

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online We all feel the pain of what has taken place in Boston and Texas this week, and for some we need to find a little bit of joy to help get out of the funk these disasters have caused. Fortunately, Earth Day is right around the corner, and it can allow us to help find a little peace from such an unpleasant week. Events such as the Boston Marathon bombings can unify the people impacted, as well as any resident of this planet who has...


Word of the Day
lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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