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2014/12/19 06:27
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Next year is shaping as another pivotal one for financial markets. We have asked a number of top investors and analysts which indicator they will be watching particularly closely. After some wild...
2014/12/19 06:27
2014/12/19 06:27
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2014/12/19 01:06
2014/12/19 01:06
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Oslo, speaking through an interpretor. “This is difficult and cannot be done overnight.” Asked whether the company might postpone wells planned as soon as next year in the Kara Sea to 2016 or 2017,...
2014/12/19 00:00
2014/12/19 00:00
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As humans increase atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations, oceans absorb some of the CO2. The resulting drop in ocean pH, known as ocean acidification, has been called climate change's "equally...
2014/12/18 22:26
2014/12/18 22:26
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Arctic ice cover hits historic low Related Stories Shrinking cover The area covered by Arctic sea ice reached its lowest point this week since the start of satellite observations in 1972, say German...
2014/12/18 22:26
2014/12/18 22:26
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Climate change amplified in Arctic Related Stories A pair of new studies has found whenever the Earth's climate warms up a few degrees - for whatever reason - the Arctic multiples that warming by a...
2014/12/18 14:39
2014/12/18 14:39
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A new NOAA-led report shows that Arctic air temperatures continue to rise at more than twice the rate of global air temperatures, a phenomenon known as Arctic amplification. Increasing air and sea...
2014/12/18 13:22
2014/12/18 13:22
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... a thruster caused it to bounce twice before settling A new blurry image by Esa captures the rapid motion in which Philae was launched back out into space The probe was launched to a...
2014/12/17 22:13
2014/12/17 22:13
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The biggest museum story in Chicago in 2014 was, of course, the one that's on the horizon. During the year, billionaire filmmaker George Lucas chose Chicago for his Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, was...
2014/12/17 21:42
2014/12/17 21:42
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While sea ice is mostly white and reflects the sun's rays, ocean water is dark and absorbs the sun's energy at a higher rate. A decline in the region's albedo -- its reflectivity, in effect -- has...
2014/12/17 20:21
2014/12/17 20:21
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Story last updated at 12/17/2014 - 1:57 pm Mastodons: titans of the northland A long, long time ago, a hairy elephant stomped the northland, wrecking trees and shrubs...
2014/12/17 14:43
2014/12/17 14:43
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The approach of a new year is often a time of reflection on the last 12 months. Here's a look back at some of the issues that touched our community in 2014. January • Colborne Public Library...
2014/12/17 13:39
2014/12/17 13:39
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Scientists studying the harsh and rapidly changing Arctic environment now have a valuable new tool to advance their work—an innovative robot, designed and built at the Woods Hole Oceanographic...
2014/12/17 12:39
2014/12/17 12:39
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So much for the warmup laps. Harvard physicists are looking with anticipation to the spring, when the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, Switzerland, fires up after a two-year hiatus for repairs and...
2014/12/16 13:08
2014/12/16 13:08
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PNNL to share research at world's largest geophysical science meeting Scientists from the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will present a variety of research at the 2014...
2014/12/15 22:46
2014/12/15 22:46
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A country can compel others to advance its interests in three main ways: through coercion, payment or attraction. Putin has tried coercion – and been met with increasingly tough sanctions. German...
2014/12/15 21:42
2014/12/15 21:42
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The domestication of the horse some 5,500 years ago ultimately revolutionized human civilization and societies. Horses facilitated transportation as well as the circulation of ideas, languages and...
2014/12/15 21:09
2014/12/15 21:09
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Every year, almost ten thousand professional vacationeers gather in some exotic holiday location, like Cancún, Buenos Aires, Bali, Durban or, most recently, Lima, Peru. They do so at the expense of...
2014/12/15 21:02
2014/12/15 21:02
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The 2015 edition of the Sundance Film Festival takes place from January 22 to February 1 in Park City, Utah, and the lineup now includes 123 features, among which are 106 world premieres. Today the...
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2014/12/15 20:14
2014/12/15 20:14
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... Socks' starring Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. A copy of a 1927 Walt Disney cartoon which was thought to be lost has been found in northern Norway, according to a report by The Guardian in the...
2014/12/14 01:23
2014/12/14 01:23
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Vermonters got the chance Saturday to meet an owl many know of as Hedwig from the Harry Potter series. Every year, the Vermont Institute of Natural Science or VINS, dedicates a Saturday in December...
2014/12/19 06:27
2014/12/19 06:27
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