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Science Doesn’t Sleep (9.4.08)
September 4, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

“Houston…we’ve got a SPAM problem.” photo credit: pingnews.com So here’s what went down after you logged off. There’s a new Manhattan floating around the Arctic – and it’s made of ice. Canada’s polar ice shelves are “crumbling at an alarming pace.” In other good news: sea levels will rise much faster than we thought. It’s […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (9.2.08)
September 2, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

He’s excited because he’s getting smarter. photo credit: foundphotoslj So here’s what went down after you logged off. Crew aboard the International Space Station had a bit of excitement over the long weekend (on top of the presumably high levels created by living in space) – as they had to fire the station’s thrusters in […]

Live From the Poles: North Lake and the Journey Home
August 13, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

Our guest blogger today is Chris Linder, a Research Associate at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts. He is the project manager and field photographer for the National Science Foundation-sponsored Live from the Poles project. He’s been sending us weekly updates about their progress. On July 21, scouts, summer campers and Ecoteens had a chance to […]

Paul’s Fourth of July Picnic Piñata
July 4, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

A Smörgåsbord of Alternative Energy Treats à la Carte Sure to Set Off Some Fireworks! photo credit: Sarah Camp Independence Day is here, and it’s time to fire up the grill with a few tasty bites from the overflowing pantry of alternative energy. For an appetizer, dig into some ocean algae that may one day […]



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