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NASA AIM Satellite Spots First Noctilucent Clouds Of 2013
2013-06-09 09:08:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online Noctilucent clouds (NLCs), tenuous cloud-like phenomena that form every summer in the skies above the North Pole, are forming earlier than usual, NASA officials confirmed on Friday. According to the US space agency, NLCs are formed when “ice crystals begin to cling to the smoky remains of meteors, forming electric-blue clouds with tendrils that ripple hypnotically against the sunset sky.” These clouds, which...

2008-09-25 09:00:30

By Lee Davidson Deseret News A pro-energy development group is calling for Congress to investigate possible illegal coordination between an arm of the Interior Department and lobbyists for environmental groups. Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, announced last week that Interior's inspector general is already conducting its own probe into whether environmental lobbyists improperly coordinated with officials at Interior's National Landscape Conservation System. But Americans for American Energy...


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