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Tiny energetic neutrinos that could have come from galaxies spotted in Antarctica

Tiny energetic neutrinos that could have come from galaxies spotted in AntarcticaNews from Nature World Report: Scientists have confirmed the presence of cosmic neutrinos buried deep with Antarctic’s ice sheets. These tiny, energetic particles called neutrinos could have arrived from … Continue reading

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Jupiter’s methane-shrouded cousin spotted around distant star

Jupiter’s methane-shrouded cousin spotted around distant starNews from Los Angeles Times: Maybe our solar system isn’t such an oddball after all. As planet-hunting telescopes have scanned the starry heavens, they’ve discovered all kinds of strange worlds that are unlike those … Continue reading

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Evidence spotted for universe’s early growth spurt

Evidence spotted for universe’s early growth spurtNews from Washington Post: NEW YORK — The universe was born almost 14 billion years ago, exploding into existence in an event called the Big Bang. Now researchers say they’ve spotted evidence that a … Continue reading

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Jupiter’s Moon Europa Spotted Spouting Water

Jupiter’s Moon Europa Spotted Spouting WaterNews from Scientific American: Space :: News :: December 12, 2013 :: Email :: Print The Hubble Space Telescope has observed possible plumes emanating from the moon’s south pole By Alexandra Witze and Nature magazine … Continue reading

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Stranded whales spotted closer to shore

Stranded whales spotted closer to shoreNews from NBCNews.com: A pod of more than 30 stranded pilot whales have moved into deeper water. NBC’s Mark Potter reports. By Daniella Silva, NBC News Hopes that a large group of pilot whales stranded … Continue reading

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‘FREAKISH’ SPEWING SPACE OBJECT spotted by Hubble telescope: Boffins …

‘FREAKISH’ SPEWING SPACE OBJECT spotted by Hubble telescope: Boffins …News from Register: Email delivery: 4 steps to get more email to the inbox An unusual asteroid, described as a “weird and freakish object,” has been spotted by Hubble spewing six … Continue reading

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Newborn planets spotted slurping up gas from young parent star

Newborn planets spotted slurping up gas from young parent starNews from Register: Astroboffins have seen a key stage in the birth of giant planets for the first time, as the streams of gas and dust guzzled by newly forming worlds … Continue reading

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‘Rogue planet’ spotted 100 light-years away

‘Rogue planet’ spotted 100 light-years awayNews from BBC News: 14 November 2012 Last updated at 06:03 ET This modest dot is “rogue” planet CFBDSIR2149-0403, as seen in the infrared Astronomers have spotted a “rogue planet” – wandering the cosmos without … Continue reading

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Spooky: the pyramid-shaped rock spotted on planet Mars by Nasa’s rover …

Spooky: the pyramid-shaped rock spotted on planet Mars by Nasa’s rover …News from NEWS.com.au: Spooky: the pyramid-shaped rock spotted on planet Mars by Nasa’s rover Curiosity. Picture: Nasa Source: Supplied Meet “Jake Matijevic”. A pyramid-shaped rockfound on the planet Mars … Continue reading

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Uranus Auroras Spotted by Hubble Telescope Scientists [VIDEO]

Uranus Auroras Spotted by Hubble Telescope Scientists [VIDEO]News from Mashable: Mashable is the largest independent online news site dedicated to covering digital culture, social media and technology. With more than 20 million unique monthly visitors, Mashable has one of the … Continue reading

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