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The Seattle Times
Positive move in right direction made on possibly saving salmon fishing seasonsway we can, nonstop,” Stelle said. “If they do, the pathway for authorizing bot
Positive move in right direction made on possibly saving salmon fishing seasons
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 hours ago
way we can, nonstop,” Stelle said. “If they do, the pathway for authorizing both tribal and non-Indian fishing under the ESA is clear.” Both the tribes and state have filed permit for fisheries to NOAA Fisheries. If an agreement can come to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hubble reveals stellar fireworks in 'skyrocket' galaxyit is tilted edge-on, it resembles a skyrocket, with a brilliant blazing head a
Hubble reveals stellar fireworks in 'skyrocket' galaxy
PhysOrg / Posted 4 hours ago
it is tilted edge-on, it resembles a skyrocket, with a brilliant blazing head and a long, star-studded tail. Credit: NASA, ESA, and D. Elmegreen (Vassar College), B. Elmegreen (IBM's Thomas J. Watson Research Center), J. Sánchez Almeida, C.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Minor mergers are major drivers of star formationA NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope view of the spiral galaxy NGC 7714, which has
Minor mergers are major drivers of star formation
PhysOrg / Posted 9 hours ago
A NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope view of the spiral galaxy NGC 7714, which has been dramatically distorted in shape by a close interaction with another nearby galaxy. Minor, but frequent, disturbances such as this cause a burst of star formation,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Union lashes plan to remove firefighters from ACT's emergency call centrecurrently answer emergency calls for ACT Fire and Rescue alongside trained civi
Union lashes plan to remove firefighters from ACT's emergency call centre
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
currently answer emergency calls for ACT Fire and Rescue alongside trained civilian ambulance call takers at the ESA's Fairbairn headquarters. ESA Commissioner Dominic Lane has supported plans to overhaul the centre as a key element of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Testing Schiaparelli's parachute1.2 km above the surface, at which stage it will be jettisoned. The parachute
Testing Schiaparelli's parachute
PhysOrg / Posted 11 hours ago
1.2 km above the surface, at which stage it will be jettisoned. The parachute is a 'disc-gap-band' type, as used for the ESA Huygens probe descent to Titan and for all NASA planetary entries so far. The canopy, with a normal diameter of 12 m, is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hundreds pack Oakland City Hall for coal ban votepertain only to storage and handling, and not transport. Cappio cited a study b
Hundreds pack Oakland City Hall for coal ban vote
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
pertain only to storage and handling, and not transport. Cappio cited a study by Oakland’s hired environmental consultant, ESA, which said that fugitive coal dust can damage vital organs, cause cancer and stunt child growth. Tagami has said that... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hundreds pack Oakland City Hall for coal ban votepertain only to storage and handling, and not transport. Cappio cited a study b
Hundreds pack Oakland City Hall for coal ban vote
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
pertain only to storage and handling, and not transport. Cappio cited a study by Oakland’s hired environmental consultant, ESA, which said that fugitive coal dust can damage vital organs, cause cancer and stunt child growth. Tagami has said that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Forget the ISS, get ready for the ROS: Russia reveals solo stationthis year, the European Space Agency said it was interested in joining Russia's
Forget the ISS, get ready for the ROS: Russia reveals solo station
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
this year, the European Space Agency said it was interested in joining Russia's attempts to colonise the moon. Esa and Roscosmos said they were working together to send a lander to the moon's south pole to look for water. The Lunar 27... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Photos show what ISIS left behind in Fallujah after Iraqi forces take city backfamilies could return to the city within two months if the government and inten
Photos show what ISIS left behind in Fallujah after Iraqi forces take city back
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
families could return to the city within two months if the government and intentional aid agencies provided assistance. “The city doesn’t requires just rebuilding its infrastructure but also serious rehabilitation of its society,” said Esa al-Es... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado Music Festival kicks off with Brooklyn's So Percussionoffered, Zeitouni selected a contemporary work — the tour-de-force 2009 Violin
Colorado Music Festival kicks off with Brooklyn's So Percussion
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
offered, Zeitouni selected a contemporary work — the tour-de-force 2009 Violin Concerto by Finnish composer and conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen — that fits well thematically with the first weekend, where percussion is at the center. Zeitouni told the... Read more
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Business Wire
EnPact Strengthens PlanMember Partnership With AESAthat will help PlanMember develop its recent business partnership with the Asso
EnPact Strengthens PlanMember Partnership With AESA
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
that will help PlanMember develop its recent business partnership with the Association of Educational Service Agencies (AESA). Working with PlanMember as an independent entity, EnPact will engage the multiple businesses, associations and known... Read more
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DW
What does Brexit mean for the research community? |(and not political ones). That includes its personnel policy. The situation's
What does Brexit mean for the research community? |
DW / Posted yesterday
(and not political ones). That includes its personnel policy. The situation's similar at the European Space Agency (ESA), which is an intergovernmental institution that negotiates directly with member states about projects and funding at... Read more
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Daily Mail
China set to go to Mars by 2020Mars Orbiter Mission, called 'Mangalyaan', proved successful, reaching the red
China set to go to Mars by 2020
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Mars Orbiter Mission, called 'Mangalyaan', proved successful, reaching the red planet in 2014. Meanwhile, Nasa and Esa have launched another mission, called ExoMars, the first stage of which will taste the Martian atmosphere for methane,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lisa Pathfinder completes first operations phaseLISA Pathfinder operations. Credit: ESA/C. Carreau On Saturday 25 June, the LIS
Lisa Pathfinder completes first operations phase
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
LISA Pathfinder operations. Credit: ESA/C. Carreau On Saturday 25 June, the LISA Technology Package (LTP) – a European payload on ESA's LISA Pathfinder – completes its nominal operations phase, passing the baton to the Disturbance Reduction System,... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Comments of the Week #115: from sunbeams to scientific consensus“All sins have their origin in a sense of inferiority otherwise called ambition
Comments of the Week #115: from sunbeams to scientific consensus
ScienceBlogs / Posted yesterday
“All sins have their origin in a sense of inferiority otherwise called ambition.” -Cesare Pavese After another Universe-investigating week here at Starts With A Bang, I’m pleased to make two simple but very satisfying announcements: So if you’ve... Read more
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The Age
Jupiter's Europa moon 'likeliest to have life'reaches of the solar system. NASA could, however, participate in a mission to
Jupiter's Europa moon 'likeliest to have life'
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
reaches of the solar system. NASA could, however, participate in a mission to Jupiter by the European Space Agency (ESA) called "Jupiter Icy Moon Explorer", during which a spacecraft is expected to arrive to its destination around... Read more
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Canberra Times
Jupiter's Europa moon 'likeliest to have life'reaches of the solar system. NASA could, however, participate in a mission to
Jupiter's Europa moon 'likeliest to have life'
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
reaches of the solar system. NASA could, however, participate in a mission to Jupiter by the European Space Agency (ESA) called "Jupiter Icy Moon Explorer", during which a spacecraft is expected to arrive to its destination around... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Iraqi commander: 'Fallujah fight is over'said in a statement. "We cannot expose these people who have suffered too much
Iraqi commander: 'Fallujah fight is over'
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
said in a statement. "We cannot expose these people who have suffered too much already to more harm." Fallujah Mayor Esa al-Esawi told Reuters that displaced families could return to the city within two months, if the government and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Meet the father and son team sending rocket to Jupiter piloted by LEGO mento help them survive. Michael H Wong/Imke de Pater at UC Berkeley/Robert J Sau
Meet the father and son team sending rocket to Jupiter piloted by LEGO men
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
to help them survive. Michael H Wong/Imke de Pater at UC Berkeley/Robert J Sault at University of Melbourne/ Optical: Nasa/ESA/AA Simon at GSFC/MH Wong at UC Berkeley/GS Orton at JPL-CaltechJupiter cloud layers made visible by the Hubble Space... Read more
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Daily Mirror
ISIS on the run as Iraq regains control of Falluja from Islamic Statefamilies could return to the city within two months if the government and inten
ISIS on the run as Iraq regains control of Falluja from Islamic State
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
families could return to the city within two months if the government and intentional aid agencies provided assistance. “The city doesn’t requires just rebuilding its infrastructure but also serious rehabilitation of its society,” said Esa al-Es... Read more
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The Star
Iraqi forces retake Islamic State holdout in Falluja, declare battle overcity doesn't just require a rebuilding of its infrastructure but also serious r
Iraqi forces retake Islamic State holdout in Falluja, declare battle over
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
city doesn't just require a rebuilding of its infrastructure but also serious rehabilitation of its society," said Esa al-Esawi. "Daesh (Islamic State) worked to brainwash people and we need serious programmes by the international... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Iraqi Forces Claim Victory Over ISIS In Fallujahto say whether the city is safe for people to go back to their homes." And aft
Iraqi Forces Claim Victory Over ISIS In Fallujah
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
to say whether the city is safe for people to go back to their homes." And after years under ISIS rule, Fallujah's mayor Esa al-Esawi tells Reuters that "thecity doesn't requires just rebuilding its infrastructure but also serious rehabilitation... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Iraqi commander declares defeat of Islamic State in Fallujacity doesn’t requires just rebuilding its infrastructure but also serious rehab
Iraqi commander declares defeat of Islamic State in Falluja
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
city doesn’t requires just rebuilding its infrastructure but also serious rehabilitation of its society,” said Esa al-Esawi. “Daesh (another name for Islamic State) worked to brainwash people and we need serious programs by the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Iraqi Forces Claim Victory Over ISIS In Fallujahto say whether the city is safe for people to go back to their homes." And aft
Iraqi Forces Claim Victory Over ISIS In Fallujah
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
to say whether the city is safe for people to go back to their homes." And after years under ISIS rule, Fallujah's mayor Esa al-Esawi tells Reuters that "thecity doesn't requires just rebuilding its infrastructure but also serious rehabilitation... Read more
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Swissinfo
Iraqi commander declares defeat of Islamic State in Fallujacity doesn't requires just rebuilding its infrastructure but also serious rehab
Iraqi commander declares defeat of Islamic State in Falluja
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
city doesn't requires just rebuilding its infrastructure but also serious rehabilitation of its society," said Esa al-Esawi. "Daesh (another name for Islamic State) worked to brainwash people and we need serious programs by the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Jupiter's Europa moon 'likeliest to have life'reaches of the solar system. NASA could, however, participate in a mission to
Jupiter's Europa moon 'likeliest to have life'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
reaches of the solar system. NASA could, however, participate in a mission to Jupiter by the European Space Agency (ESA) called "Jupiter Icy Moon Explorer", during which a spacecraft is expected to arrive to its destination around... Read more
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The Mercury News
Coal foes win major victory in fight to block Oakland terminal exportsstudy by energy and public health expert Zoe Chafe, which was also released Fri
Coal foes win major victory in fight to block Oakland terminal exports
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
study by energy and public health expert Zoe Chafe, which was also released Friday and came to similar conclusions as the ESA report. "We're really relieved that the city staff, after looking at this evidence for nine months, did the right... Read more
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Wired News
Space Photos of the Week: A Star Cluster Gets Patrioticsystem. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wa
Space Photos of the Week: A Star Cluster Gets Patriotic
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
system. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wavelengths.NASA Caption: This NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows the star cluster NGC 1854, a gathering of red, white and blue stars in the southern... Read more
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ABC News
Hubble Spies New Dark Spot on Neptuneluminous nucleus and spectacular sweeping arms, rippled with an intricate patte
Hubble Spies New Dark Spot on Neptune
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
luminous nucleus and spectacular sweeping arms, rippled with an intricate pattern of dark dust, are captured in this NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image. A Unique View of Morocco From Space Expedition 47 Flight Engineer Jeff Williams of NASA... Read more
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Wired News
Here's what Brexit could mean for space science in the UK and beyondunder the collective European Space Agency. “There’s one thing I don’t think pe
Here's what Brexit could mean for space science in the UK and beyond
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
under the collective European Space Agency. “There’s one thing I don’t think people understand well, and that is the ESA was actually set up long before the EU was,” says James Hough, associate director of the Institute for Graviational... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Coal would endanger residents, Oakland official recommends banmillions of tons of coal each year through the city. It included a damning repo
Coal would endanger residents, Oakland official recommends ban
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
millions of tons of coal each year through the city. It included a damning report from the city’s environmental consultant, ESA, which said that rail cars being unloaded at the terminal could send coal dust wafting over two neighboring schools, a... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Paro Cardiaco Repentino en Jóvenesmayoría varones. De acuerdo a especialistas las causas pueden variar, ya sea po
Paro Cardiaco Repentino en Jóvenes
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
mayoría varones. De acuerdo a especialistas las causas pueden variar, ya sea por cuestiones de nacimiento, hereditarias, o desarrollarse con el tiempo. Sin embargo, se puede detectar a tiempo. “Los latidos normales de una persona de 16 a 25 años de... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Miguel Vásquez: De la Vida en la Calle al Exitoque tiene en la familia, educación y la escasez de recursos económicos”, dijo V
Miguel Vásquez: De la Vida en la Calle al Exito
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
que tiene en la familia, educación y la escasez de recursos económicos”, dijo Vásquez. “Para salir de una situación como esa se necesita mucho esfuerzo. Darme cuenta de ello me ayudó a entender que tenía la habilidad de proporcionar herramientas... Read more
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PhysOrg
Countries in the Mediterranean Sea captured by the Sentinel-3A satelliteCredit: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data [2016]/ processed by ESA Var
Countries in the Mediterranean Sea captured by the Sentinel-3A satellite
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Credit: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data [2016]/ processed by ESA Various countries in the Mediterranean Sea were captured last 10 May by the Sentinel-3A satellite, in this false-colour image. Parts of Greece, Turkey and Libya are... Read more
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WA Today
How console games moved away from massive generational leapsbooth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 de
How console games moved away from massive generational leaps
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
booth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 demo terminals for a single game. Photo: ESA Smaller, sleeker, and able to display in 4K (for video only) and high dynamic range (for both video and games), the One... Read more
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The Age
How console games moved away from massive generational leapsbooth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 de
How console games moved away from massive generational leaps
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
booth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 demo terminals for a single game. Photo: ESA The issue is one that has only really been spoken in whispers from analysts and gamers over the past year on the back of... Read more
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EuroNews
What does Brexit mean for science?to continue under Brexit. An official from the European Space Agency underlined
What does Brexit mean for science?
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
to continue under Brexit. An official from the European Space Agency underlined to Euronews that: “The UK is still part of ESA, there’s no issue on that”. ESA’s status as an international organisation independent of the EU means it also has members... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How console games moved away from massive generational leapsbooth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 de
How console games moved away from massive generational leaps
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
booth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 demo terminals for a single game. Photo: ESA The issue is one that has only really been spoken in whispers from analysts and gamers over the past year on the back of... Read more
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Canberra Times
How console games moved away from massive generational leapsbooth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 de
How console games moved away from massive generational leaps
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
booth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 demo terminals for a single game. Photo: ESA Smaller, sleeker, and able to display in 4K (for video only) and high dynamic range (for both video and games), the One... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hubble gazes at stars of the Large Magellanic CloudCredit: ESA/NASA This colorful and star-studded view of the Milky Way galaxy wa
Hubble gazes at stars of the Large Magellanic Cloud
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Credit: ESA/NASA This colorful and star-studded view of the Milky Way galaxy was captured when the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope pointed its cameras towards the constellation of Sagittarius (The Archer). Blue stars can be seen scattered across the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
How console games moved away from massive generational leapsbooth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 de
How console games moved away from massive generational leaps
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
booth, which was transformed into a massive diorama containing more than 100 demo terminals for a single game. Photo: ESA Smaller, sleeker, and able to display in 4K (for video only) and high dynamic range (for both video and games), the One... Read more
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New Kerala
Hubble sees new dark spot on Neptune - newkerala.com #81410distant planet. The bright clouds form when the flow of ambient air is perturbe
Hubble sees new dark spot on Neptune - newkerala.com #81410
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
distant planet. The bright clouds form when the flow of ambient air is perturbed and diverted upward over the dark vortex, causing gases to likely freeze into methane ice crystals. Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkel... Read more
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CNET
Google VR llevará los desfiles gay hasta la comodidad de tu salavirtual tiene el potencial de ofrecer una experiencia mucho más inmersiva y rea
Google VR llevará los desfiles gay hasta la comodidad de tu sala
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
virtual tiene el potencial de ofrecer una experiencia mucho más inmersiva y real que simplemente ver eventos o programas de manera tradicional. Además, esa sensación de poder participar es parte fundamental de la experiencia de esto... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hubble sees new dark spot on NeptuneCredit: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley) New images obta
Hubble sees new dark spot on Neptune
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Credit: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley) New images obtained on May 16, 2016, by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope confirm the presence of a dark vortex in the atmosphere of Neptune. This full visible-light image shows that the... Read more
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The Verge
UK scientists face an uncertain future after Brexit votesaid in a statement Friday. The impact on the European space industry is less
UK scientists face an uncertain future after Brexit vote
The Verge / Posted 4 days ago
said in a statement Friday. The impact on the European space industry is less certain. The European Space Agency (ESA) is an inter-governmental organization that is separate from the EU, and the Brexit decision would therefore not affect... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
The green business reaction: Could Brexit 'erode' environmental policies?with SME associations and SMEs in Britain in a constructive and forward-looking
The green business reaction: Could Brexit 'erode' environmental policies?
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 4 days ago
with SME associations and SMEs in Britain in a constructive and forward-looking manner.” Jacob Hayler, executive director, ESA “The referendum result will extend and intensify the uncertainty around both our industry and the UK more generally. The... Read more
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Gamasutra
Firaxis partners with GlassLab for educational version of Civilization Vcalled CivilizationEDU, an educational version of Civilization optimized for cl
Firaxis partners with GlassLab for educational version of Civilization V
Gamasutra / Posted 4 days ago
called CivilizationEDU, an educational version of Civilization optimized for classrooms. A press release published on the ESA website states that CivilizationEDU will "provide students with the opportunity to think critically and create historical... Read more
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Mashable
There is a storm the size of the U.S. raging on Neptuneastronomer Mike Wong, who helped confirm the new storm, said in a statement. A
There is a storm the size of the U.S. raging on Neptune
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
astronomer Mike Wong, who helped confirm the new storm, said in a statement. A close-up of the dark vortex. Image: nasa/esa Scientists started seeing the clouds on Neptune in July 2015, according to NASA, but it took until May for researchers... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Dark spot appears on NeptuneA dark spot was recently found on Neptune by the Hubble Space Telescope. (Photo
Dark spot appears on Neptune
Naples Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
A dark spot was recently found on Neptune by the Hubble Space Telescope. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Move over Jupiter, now Neptune has a spot, too. Scientists using the Hubble Space Telescope last month noticed... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Neptune dark vortexNASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley) Hubble Space Telescope
Neptune dark vortex
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley) Hubble Space Telescope shows a dark vortex in the atmosphere of Neptune. Hubble Space Telescope shows a dark vortex in the atmosphere of Neptune. (NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson... Read more
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