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‘First flowers’ may have ‘bloomed’ in water, not on land, fossils suggest

‘First flowers’ may have ‘bloomed’ in water, not on land, fossils suggestNews from Los Angeles Times: By Amina Khan contact the reporter By analyzing more than 1,000 fossil remains, scientists have discovered that an unassuming, 130-million-year-old water-dwelling plant could be … Continue reading

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‘Defective’ Graphene Could Filter Water, Improve Fuel Cells

‘Defective’ Graphene Could Filter Water, Improve Fuel CellsNews from NBCNews.com: To say graphene is a material with a lot of promise might be the understatement of the decade. The atom-thin sheet of carbon is stronger than steel, more conductive than … Continue reading

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NASA: Solar System’s Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of Earth

NASA: Solar System’s Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of EarthNews from CBS Local: LOS ANGELES (AP) — The largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join … Continue reading

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Curiosity Did More Than Kill The Cat. It found water too

Curiosity Did More Than Kill The Cat. It found water tooNews from Pioneer News: For all the people who love to hear of the next great leap for mankind we have this for you. NASA’s latest mars rover, the Curiosity, … Continue reading

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Are The Mountains Getting Bigger Due The Drop of Water Levels?

Are The Mountains Getting Bigger Due The Drop of Water Levels?News from Dumb-Out: Over the course of the current drought afflicting areas of the western United States, experts say some 63 trillion gallons of water has been lost. That’s roughly … Continue reading

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A Saturn Moon Has Water, And Possibly Life, Scientists Say

A Saturn Moon Has Water, And Possibly Life, Scientists SayNews from WebProNews: Saturn’s moon, Enceladus, contains water – which planetary scientists have long suspected lurked beneath its icy veneer and above its rocky core – and it has been confirmed … Continue reading

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Global warming means food, water shortages warns UN report

Global warming means food, water shortages warns UN reportNews from CBC.ca: Global warming will disrupt food supplies, slow world economic growth and may already be causing irreversible damage to nature, according to a UN report due this week that will put … Continue reading

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Possible water plumes seen venting from Jupiter moon

Possible water plumes seen venting from Jupiter moonNews from USA TODAY: Michael Winter, USA TODAY 9:08 p.m. EST December 12, 2013 This graphic shows the location of water vapor detected over Europa’s south pole in observations taken by NASA’s Hubble … 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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Could tiny water droplets lower your electric bill? (+video)

Could tiny water droplets lower your electric bill? (+video)News from Christian Science Monitor: Researchers report that a water droplet acquires a charge when it ‘jumps’ from a water-repellant surface, a find that could make power plants more efficient. The activities … Continue reading

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