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Boston Herald
Neutron collision yields clues to gamma rays, elements‘We are made from star stuff,’ ” Anna Frebel, an associate professor of physics
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
‘We are made from star stuff,’ ” Anna Frebel, an associate professor of physics at MIT, said, quoting American astronomer Carl Sagan. “And I would say that after today, we know a lot more about what that star stuff actually is and how it’s made... Read more
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Mashable
The world looks different after today's big neutron star collision discoveryway, every piece of us — all of our atoms — were born elsewhere in the universe
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
way, every piece of us — all of our atoms — were born elsewhere in the universe. As scientist and science communicator Carl Sagan once said: "The cosmos is also within us. We're made of star stuff. We are a way for the cosmos to know... Read more
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IGN
Hardcore Gaming 101 Seeks Funding For Obscure Japanese Games Bookbecause it's important to analyze how everything is connected to each other," s
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
because it's important to analyze how everything is connected to each other," says Kalata. "It might be a cliche, but like Carl Sagan said, 'You have to know the past to understand the present.' New products are always influenced by things that... Read more
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New Kerala
Public Invited to Astronomy Talks and "Star Party" at Brigham Young University - newkerala news #279979visit the BYU Campus Map at http://maps.byu.edu and click on "PARKING." Speaki
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
visit the BYU Campus Map at http://maps.byu.edu and click on "PARKING." Speaking at BYU are the winners of the DPS's 2017 Carl Sagan Medal for Excellence in Public Communication in Planetary Science: Megan E. Schwamb (Gemini Observatory) and Henry... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Missing Matter Found, But Doesn’t Dent Dark Matterwhich are outside our universe. The universe is vast and awesome, and for the f
ScienceBlogs / Posted 8 days ago
which are outside our universe. The universe is vast and awesome, and for the first time we are becoming a part of it.” -Carl Sagan It’s no secret that if we look at the matter we see in the Universe, the story doesn’t add up. On all scales,... Read more
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The Sport Review
Max Loweryone to focus his attention on other people, but there are a few people who have
The Sport Review / Posted 11 days ago
one to focus his attention on other people, but there are a few people who have motivated and educated him along the way. Carl Sagan opened his mind to the humbling wonders of the universe and how our collective wondering can bring us closer... Read more
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New Kerala
Vice President Inaugurates week long celebration of World Space Week - newkerala news #277626the concept of time and space, cosmology, creation of universe is not new to In
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
the concept of time and space, cosmology, creation of universe is not new to Indians. The celebrated astrophysicist Carl Sagan pointed out that Hinduism is the only religion in which the time scales correspond, no doubt by accident, to those... Read more
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CTV News
Life on earth began in small pondsof RNA polymers, basically long chains of RNA molecules bonded together. The r
CTV News / Posted 15 days ago
of RNA polymers, basically long chains of RNA molecules bonded together. The results expand on work done in the 1990s by Carl Sagan that showed interplanetary dust and meteorites were a crucial component of providing the genetic building blocks... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Life began after meteorites splashed into small ponds, McMaster University research suggestsof RNA polymers, basically long chains of RNA molecules bonded together. The r
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
of RNA polymers, basically long chains of RNA molecules bonded together. The results expand on work done in the 1990s by Carl Sagan that showed interplanetary dust and meteorites were a crucial component of providing the genetic building blocks... Read more
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Vail Daily
Community rummage sale done after 53 years, schools take Maloit Park siteMINTURN — Imagine astronomer Carl Sagan strolling through the Eagle Valley Comm
Vail Daily / Posted 16 days ago
MINTURN — Imagine astronomer Carl Sagan strolling through the Eagle Valley Community Fund rummage sale exclaiming "billions and billions" and you'll have some idea how much stuff could be stuffed into the old Maloit Park school building. Now imagine... Read more
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Hartford Courant
West Hartford Physicist Develops Game To Teach History Of Sciencecollapsed stars. Theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss called it the most poet
Hartford Courant / Posted 16 days ago
collapsed stars. Theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss called it the most poetic thing he knew about physics. Astronomer Carl Sagan called it a way for the cosmos to know itself. Singer-songwriter Kesha even spoke of it in her song “Spaceship”:... Read more
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BC Local News
Cosmic Odyssey has lift-off"is so big that it would take 100 million years to go from one side to the othe
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
"is so big that it would take 100 million years to go from one side to the other!' He added a thought-provoking quote from Carl Sagan, "We are the Universe's way of knowing about itself." The visuals projected on two screens - photos and video... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Cosmic Odyssey has lift-off“is so big that it would take 100 million years to go from one side to the othe
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 18 days ago
“is so big that it would take 100 million years to go from one side to the other!’ He added a thought-provoking quote from Carl Sagan, “We are the Universe’s way of knowing about itself.” The visuals projected on two screens – photos and video... Read more
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The Christian Post
Many Atheists Aren't So Sure: The Doubts of Doubtersof human beings." Remember that atheists traditionally hold a naturalistic wor
The Christian Post / Posted 20 days ago
of human beings." Remember that atheists traditionally hold a naturalistic worldview. They believe that, as the late Carl Sagan put it, "the cosmos is all that is, all that was, and all that ever will be." In other words, matter and energy... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner dies at 91articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, i
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, including Ray Bradbury, Ian Fleming, Carl Sagan, John Updike and Vladimir Nabokov -- inadvertently creating a joke phrase, "I only read Playboy for the... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Hugh Hefner, Legendary Founder of ‘Playboy’ Magazine, Dead at 91articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, i
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 20 days ago
articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, including Ray Bradbury, Ian Fleming, Carl Sagan, John Updike and Vladimir Nabokov -- inadvertently creating a joke phrase, "I only read Playboy for the... Read more
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The Forward
Yom Kippur Made Me An Atheistmeaning what we say,” reworking traditional Jewish texts non-theistically and i
The Forward / Posted 20 days ago
meaning what we say,” reworking traditional Jewish texts non-theistically and incorporating additional modern voices from Carl Sagan to John Lennon. Until I experienced it, I hadn’t fully realized the kind of mental gymnastics I’d been doing at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dead at 91articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, i
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, including Ray Bradbury, Ian Fleming, Carl Sagan, John Updike and Vladimir Nabokov -- inadvertently creating a joke phrase, "I only read Playboy for the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dead at 91articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, i
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 21 days ago
articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, including Ray Bradbury, Ian Fleming, Carl Sagan, John Updike and Vladimir Nabokov -- inadvertently creating a joke phrase, "I only read Playboy for the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dead at 91articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, i
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 21 days ago
articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, including Ray Bradbury, Ian Fleming, Carl Sagan, John Updike and Vladimir Nabokov -- inadvertently creating a joke phrase, "I only read Playboy for the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dead at 91articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, i
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 21 days ago
articles and short fiction by some of the most celebrated writers of the day, including Ray Bradbury, Ian Fleming, Carl Sagan, John Updike and Vladimir Nabokov -- inadvertently creating a joke phrase, "I only read Playboy for the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
The Four Ways The Earth Will Actually Endankle-deep, and the water seems inviting. Some part of our being knows this is
ScienceBlogs / Posted 21 days ago
ankle-deep, and the water seems inviting. Some part of our being knows this is where we came from. We long to return.” -Carl Sagan Here on Earth, we hear every so often about a conspiracy of how the world will come to an end. The end of the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Now that North Korea has nuclear missiles, what would it look like if they struck U.S. cities?Washington Post first reported details of the assessment. Obviously, no one wi
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
Washington Post first reported details of the assessment. Obviously, no one wins in a nuclear war. Astronomer and author Carl Sagan once described the nuclear arms race "like two sworn enemies standing waist deep in gasoline, one with three... Read more
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Mashable
'Star Trek Discovery' premiere review: Smart, serious sci-fi on a slow burnfact that the entire episode opens by zooming out of an eye — reminded me a lot
Mashable / Posted 24 days ago
fact that the entire episode opens by zooming out of an eye — reminded me a lot (in a good way) of the 1997 movie of the Carl Sagan novel, Contact. No expense has been shared to make this show look more cinematic than any previous TV Trek. If you... Read more
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International Business Times
Astrophysicists say mysterious cosmic rays hitting Earth started beyond our galaxy the Milky Way blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing st
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing stars. We are made of starstuff," Astronomer Carl Sagan famously said. Now a team of 400 scientists from 18 countries have moved humankind a step closer to understanding... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Goodbye CassiniCassini's success before. What the probe learned and shared in its lifetime wil
Newton Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Cassini's success before. What the probe learned and shared in its lifetime will forever change how we view our existence. Carl Sagan once said, “The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies... Read more
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Newswise
Detecting Cosmic Rays from a Galaxy Far, Far Awayspeed of light. By studying cosmic rays, scientists may come to understand what
Newswise / Posted 27 days ago
speed of light. By studying cosmic rays, scientists may come to understand what mechanisms create the nuclei. Astronomer Carl Sagan once said, “The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
STEM Learning Company Comes to Des Moineswho is accessible to girls. It’s really frustrating if you look around and you
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 28 days ago
who is accessible to girls. It’s really frustrating if you look around and you notice there is a Neil deGrasse Tyson, Carl Sagan, and Bill Nye, but there’s no women at that level. We have to look around our community and who we know in our... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Do you share a birthday with somebody famous?Garfunkel, Roy Rogers; 6 – Sally Field, Ethan Hawke, Maria Shriver; 7 – Joni Mi
The Suburbanite / Posted a month ago
Garfunkel, Roy Rogers; 6 – Sally Field, Ethan Hawke, Maria Shriver; 7 – Joni Mitchell, Leon Trotsky; 8 – Bonnie Raitt; 9 – Carl Sagan; 11 – Leonardo DiCaprio, George Patton; 13 – Whoopi Goldberg, Robert Louis Stevenson, Gerard Butler; 16 – Miley... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Science Literacy Week descends on Victoriataking place in Victoria. Hildebrand, a University of Toronto grad, was the ki
Oak Bay News / Posted 1 months ago
taking place in Victoria. Hildebrand, a University of Toronto grad, was the kind of kid whose bookshelves were lined with Carl Sagan on walls decorated with Steve Irwin posters. In 2014, he had an idea for libraries to share their science... Read more
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BC Local News
Science Literacy Week descends on Victoriataking place in Victoria. Hildebrand, a University of Toronto grad, was the ki
BC Local News / Posted 1 months ago
taking place in Victoria. Hildebrand, a University of Toronto grad, was the kind of kid whose bookshelves were lined with Carl Sagan on walls decorated with Steve Irwin posters. In 2014, he had an idea for libraries to share their science... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
RIP Cassini: The internet’s feeling the loss after space probe burns on suicide dive into Saturnin the solar system. #cassini "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that
EveningTimes Online / Posted 1 months ago
in the solar system. #cassini "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere." – Carl Sagan. Cassini just plunged into Saturn in a pre-programmed suicide. RIP, brave little space probe dude. Screenshots... Read more
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Irish Examiner
RIP Cassini: The internet’s feeling the loss after space probe burns on suicide dive into Saturnin the solar system. #cassini "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
in the solar system. #cassini "Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere." - Carl Sagan. Cassini just plunged into Saturn in a pre-programmed suicide. RIP, brave little space probe dude. Screenshots... Read more
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DW
Quote of the week |the Earth, is the only home we know. Venus is too hot. Mars is too cold. But th
DW / Posted 1 months ago
the Earth, is the only home we know. Venus is too hot. Mars is too cold. But the Earth is just right, a heaven for humans." Carl Sagan, astronomer, astrophysicist and cosmologist. "You have to create that happy moment between the farmer and... Read more
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Newsweek
Travel to space with stunning images of Saturn and its moons from the Cassini missionon Magellan’s ship. Then it came to an end, and we just wanted to do it again.
Newsweek / Posted 1 months ago
on Magellan’s ship. Then it came to an end, and we just wanted to do it again. NASA scientists, including astronomer Carl Sagan, discuss the images of Neptune’s moon Triton that were taken by the Voyager 2 probe. Carolyn Porco can be seen in... Read more
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