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LOS ANGELES, May 21 (UPI) –NASA began moving a massive fuel tank used to carry propellants to Space Shuttle engines through the streets of Los Angeles Saturday to its new home at the California Science Center. Several roads were closed as the 164-footlong …
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In the Mesozoic, the time of the dinosaurs, from 252 to 66 million years ago, marine reptiles such as ichthyosaurs and plesiosaurs were top predators in the oceans. But their origins and early rise to dominance have been somewhat mysterious. New research …
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If there can be a definitive take on the interminable wrangles over genetically modified organisms (GMOs) as crop plants, it is this one: the massive National Academy of Sciences report, out this week. Genetically Engineered Crops: Experiences and …
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Access will be open for guest observers from the Indian science community to Astrosat, the country’s first dedicated multi-wavelength space observatory from October, Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) said. Observing time will be awarded on the …
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But not everyone is certain that the study proves fairy tales are that old. As Chris Samoray writes for Science News, other folklorists are finding fault with the study. It insists that The Smith and the Devil dates back to the Bronze Age. That’s a time …
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