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WCSH 6 Portland
South Portland power grid soaks up the sunSOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- After three years of planning and months
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 41 minutes ago
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- After three years of planning and months of construction, South Portland city leaders flipped the switch on Tuesday to energize the largest municipal solar array in Maine. The 2,944 solar panels are expected to... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
South Portland power grid soaks up the sunSOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- After three years of planning and months
WLBZ Bangor / Posted an hour ago
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- After three years of planning and months of construction, South Portland city leaders flipped the switch on Tuesday to energize the largest municipal solar array in Maine. The 2,944 solar panels are expected to... Read more
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Slate
The Curse of the Halfway Technologyafter the word. So yeah, I had a website that I had coded with bold and italics
Slate / Posted 2 hours ago
after the word. So yeah, I had a website that I had coded with bold and italics and even a photograph in it. The photo was centered; the margins were even. I was going to be a 21st-century success before the deadline! When I arrived home after the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 hours ago
universe,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Netherlands theme park ride takes royal subjects on a secret tour of a king’s palacein the 65-year history of Efteling, located about an hour south of Amsterdam.
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
in the 65-year history of Efteling, located about an hour south of Amsterdam. The new attraction will be built at the center of the park, which is often compared to Disneyland for its fairy tale settings, focus on storytelling and attention to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LTFRB: Those who forced drivers to join 2-day strike will face chargesng mga Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide (Piston). “We will cancel franchises,” L
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
ng mga Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide (Piston). “We will cancel franchises,” Lizada told reporters at Piston’s protest center in Cubao, Quezon City. “Sa part ni George San Mateo, since hindi naman siya operator, hindi naman may hawak ng... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI professor on cosmic collision: 'This is remarkable'was particularly meaningful for UI physics and astronomy Professor Stuart Shapi
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
was particularly meaningful for UI physics and astronomy Professor Stuart Shapiro and his colleagues at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, who have spent decades modeling these events to confirm Albert Einstein's theory of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Australia rejects clean energy target for cheaper power-- The Australian government on Tuesday rejected a plan to generate 42 percent
Daily Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
-- The Australian government on Tuesday rejected a plan to generate 42 percent of the country's power from wind and solar energy, in a setback for compliance with climate change commitments Conservation groups have condemned the ruling... Read more
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Digi Times
Linde LienHwa making new gas production investments in Taiwanis a manufacturer of bulk and electronic specialty gases used during the manufa
Digi Times / Posted 12 hours ago
is a manufacturer of bulk and electronic specialty gases used during the manufacturing of semiconductors, displays, solar panels, LEDs and others. The company has been operating in Taiwan's gas manufacturing and supply industry for over 30... Read more
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Digi Times
TSEC signs MoU for southern Taiwan PV projects Nuying Huang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 17 October 2017] Solar
Digi Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Nuying Huang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 17 October 2017] Solar cell maker TSEC has signed an MoU with the government of Pingtung County, southern Taiwan, to help solicit investment of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
University of Maryland astronomers strike gold — and platinum — as they watch neutron stars collidewaves and electromagnetic waves, including light. Eleonora Troja, an astrophys
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
waves and electromagnetic waves, including light. Eleonora Troja, an astrophysicist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center Center and the University of Maryland, was vacationing in Italy when she received an email saying the detectors had... Read more
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The Herald News
The sky's the limit: Bristol Aggie building 'drone airport'will be getting a head start in the evolving 21st century agricultural industry
The Herald News / Posted 18 hours ago
will be getting a head start in the evolving 21st century agricultural industry with the addition of an agricultural drone center by the end of the year. According to Bristol Aggie Assistant Superintendent and Principal Kevin Braga, the school... Read more
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The Hill
Even China is tackling climate change, while US takes a back seatwill be invested in energy infrastructure alone by 2035, making it critical to
The Hill / Posted 18 hours ago
will be invested in energy infrastructure alone by 2035, making it critical to know whether the future lies more in solar than in coal. Whether the U.S. or Chinese bets pay off depends on three factors. The first and most important factor,... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Collision of Neutron Stars Observed by Astronomers for 1st Timeuniverse,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 20 hours ago
universe,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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The Space Review
From Skylab to Shuttle to the Smithsonianin the 1980s. That plan never progressed, and today the hardware is on display
The Space Review / Posted 20 hours ago
in the 1980s. That plan never progressed, and today the hardware is on display at the Smithsonian’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Skylab was a big space station, and it was packed with experiments. Mounted perpendicular to the main structure was... Read more
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The Space Review
Some commentary about the National Space Council’s inaugural meeting (part 1planning work On October 5, the first meeting of the reconstituted National Sp
The Space Review / Posted 20 hours ago
planning work On October 5, the first meeting of the reconstituted National Space Council was held at the Udvar-Hazy Center of the National Air and Space Museum in Chantilly, Virginia (see “Moon, milspace, and beyond”, The Space Review,... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 hours ago
universe,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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New Kerala
Taylor Farms Introduces Largest Solar Installation To Date - newkerala news #281086North America's largest producer of salads and healthy fresh foods, announced t
New Kerala / Posted 21 hours ago
North America's largest producer of salads and healthy fresh foods, announced the completion of the company's largest solar panel installation to date. Located at Taylor Farms Pacific in Tracy, CA, the new solar array spans over 300,000 square... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 22 hours ago
universe,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
More than 700K travelers watched eclipse in Nebraska, tourism officials sayVilas Naikwad (center) points to the sun with his family during the partial sol
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 22 hours ago
Vilas Naikwad (center) points to the sun with his family during the partial solar eclipse on Monday in Falls City. Naikwad and his family drove from Minnesota and mother-in-law Padma Kabadi (bottom right) traveled from India for the event. Falls City... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 22 hours ago
universe," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 22 hours ago
universe," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 22 hours ago
universe," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 22 hours ago
universe," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 hours ago
universe," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 23 hours ago
universe,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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News 8000
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
News 8000 / Posted 23 hours ago
universe," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 23 hours ago
universe,” said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
KTXS Abilene / Posted 23 hours ago
universe," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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KECI Missoula
First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and golduniverse," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis Univers
KECI Missoula / Posted 23 hours ago
universe," said Marcelle Soares-Santos, assistant professor at Brandeis University and research associate at the Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics. Vicky Kalogera, leading astrophysicist for the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, compared... Read more
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Newswise
Neutron Star Expert Available to Talk About Discovery of Gravitational Wavesof the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, serves as associate director of CSUF's Gr
Newswise / Posted yesterday
of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, serves as associate director of CSUF's Gravitational-Wave Physics and Astronomy Center. She is the recipient of the 2017 "Women of the Year" award in the category of science and technology from state Sen.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chelmsford eyes ban on pot shopsother economic development activity in town. Other articles seek to: authoriz
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
other economic development activity in town. Other articles seek to: authorize a paymentin- lieu-of-taxes agreement for a solar farm at 40 Swain Road; approve $450,000 in Community Preservation funds for a new playground at Roberts Field's... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Astronomers Strike Gravitational Gold In Colliding Neutron Starswaves came from, and it took us 45 minutes until we found it," says Edo Berger,
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
waves came from, and it took us 45 minutes until we found it," says Edo Berger, an astronomer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. "It was an incredibly amazing moment, because it just stood out there. It was kind of like searching... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Astronomers Strike Gravitational Gold In Colliding Neutron Starswaves came from, and it took us 45 minutes until we found it," says Edo Berger,
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
waves came from, and it took us 45 minutes until we found it," says Edo Berger, an astronomer at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. "It was an incredibly amazing moment, because it just stood out there. It was kind of like searching... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michael Reese site's evolution: Olympic Village to Amazon campus?see an opportunity to bring tens of thousands of workers and residents to a des
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
see an opportunity to bring tens of thousands of workers and residents to a desolate area south of the massive convention center. Farpoint is providing the most detailed look at the project since Mayor Rahm Emanuel in June announced plans to sell... Read more
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EarthSky
Egg-shaped Haumea has a ringThe first five objects in our solar system categorized as dwarf planets are Cer
EarthSky / Posted yesterday
The first five objects in our solar system categorized as dwarf planets are Ceres, Pluto, Eris, Makemake and Haumea. Ceres orbits relatively close to the sun in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, but the other four reside far from the sun,... Read more
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NJ.com
Al Gore visits N.J. to stump for 'close friend' Phil Murphy"understands this" -- that he will help battle climate change and improve the s
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
"understands this" -- that he will help battle climate change and improve the state's economy by brining wind turbine and solar jobs to New Jersey. Gore also noted that Murphy's wife, Tammy Murphy, is secretary of the Climate Reality Action Fund,... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Successful home show brought ideas, products and customersideas to make improvements to his residence. The New Smyrna Beach resident and
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
ideas to make improvements to his residence. The New Smyrna Beach resident and his wife stopped at the Daytona Beach Ocean Center on the last of the three-day event on Sunday looking at products that would make his place look nice. "We were just... Read more
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DW
Germany's Jamaica coalition: A look at the arguments |differing ideologies and more with the fact that the parties have traditionally
DW / Posted 2 days ago
differing ideologies and more with the fact that the parties have traditionally battled to occupy the same socially-liberal center ground. Ideologically, the largest wedge sits between the left-leaning Greens and the Christian Social Union (CSU),... Read more
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International Business Times
Researchers spot evidence of tiny explosions powering Sun's outer atmosphere A group of researchers have detected signs of the Sun's long-sought nanoflares
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
A group of researchers have detected signs of the Sun's long-sought nanoflares – tiny solar explosions. The evidence of the phenomena, which scientists have been seeking for years, was detected when Shin-nosuke Ishikawa from the Japan Aerospace... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chelmsford solar project latest as panels continue march across region CHELMSFORD -- Solar power is here to stay. As the technology become more cost
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
CHELMSFORD -- Solar power is here to stay. As the technology become more cost effective and the industry grows, more and more solar panels are popping up at private residences,... Read more
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International Business Times
Nasa's new X3 ion thruster engine could carry humans to deep space stream of electrically charged atoms, called plasma, out of a nozzle. The elect
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
stream of electrically charged atoms, called plasma, out of a nozzle. The electricity used to achieve this could come from solar panels. A recent demonstration of the X3 at Nasa's Glenn Research Center reportedly broke several records. Apart from... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Prepare For Flight: 2018 Student Launch Teams Announced By NASACompetition Planned For Next April Near The Marshall Space Flight Center The c
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
Competition Planned For Next April Near The Marshall Space Flight Center The crack and roar of Student Launch will again echo across the fields of North Alabama on April 4-8, when teams face off in the 2018 competition. Held near NASA's Marshall... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Conservative group taking Georgia Power to task on Vogtle costs overruncalled for the law’s repeal, and with others opposed to the project, such as th
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
called for the law’s repeal, and with others opposed to the project, such as the Georgia chapter of the Sierra Club and the Center for a Sustainable Coast. But Dooley said conservatives and progressives can find common ground and have in the past in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chalk it Up covers Houston Street in artFour-year-old Miriam Johnson jumped from planet to planet in the solar system s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Four-year-old Miriam Johnson jumped from planet to planet in the solar system sketched on the Houston Street sidewalk Saturday, her knees and face decorated with the same chalk she’d used to draw Earth, Saturn, Jupiter, Mars and Mercury. Miriam’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
What’s under the domes? Hope for a futureSwinton and lets you pretend you’re an atomic particle whooshing through the La
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Swinton and lets you pretend you’re an atomic particle whooshing through the Large Hadron Collider at the CERN research center in Europe. I also watched a few short abstract immersive works from US and Swiss filmmakers, One, “Apoptose,”... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Clemson's mobile health clinic powered by the suncommunity while providing a teaching experience for public health students. Bu
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
community while providing a teaching experience for public health students. But as "the world's first 100-percent solar powered clinic," it's also tasked with improving the environment. The specially designed 23-by-16-foot truck is... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Foothills Solar Array kicks off with ribbon-cutting ceremonythe opportunity for the city of Loveland to transform an aging source of renewa
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the opportunity for the city of Loveland to transform an aging source of renewable power into something new. The Foothills Solar Array and Substation at North Mehaffey Park in Loveland replaces the Idylwilde hydroelectric facility as a source of... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Pacific Northwest long-range forecast: Will winter be wild or mild?says they’re leaning toward announcing another La Niñabut it depends on the nex
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
says they’re leaning toward announcing another La Niñabut it depends on the next forecast from the Climate Prediction Center which should be out in the next couple of weeks. Here’s a look at these weather service precipitation probability... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sci-Fi Meets Sci-Fact: 'Alien Worlds And Androids' At CT Science Centerwas fiction is now becoming real science," says Thomas, director of exhibit dev
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
was fiction is now becoming real science," says Thomas, director of exhibit development and design at Connecticut Science Center in Hartford. "We can't go into hyperdrive beyond the speed of light, but we're getting closer to it." The Science... Read more
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