Historic Space Mission Comes to an End as Rosetta Spacecraft Crash-Lands into Comet

Rosetta will make a controlled, low velocity crash into Comet 67P around 7:30 a.m. ET

2 hours ago from TIME

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Apple to make famous Battersea Power Station its London HQ

Global technology colossus Apple on Wednesday announced plans to create a London headquarters in the iconic and long-abandoned Battersea Power Station on the banks of the River Thames.

Wed 28 Sep 16 from Phys.org

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Scientists: World likely won't avoid dangerous warming mark

A team of top scientists is telling world leaders to stop congratulating themselves on the Paris agreement to fight climate change because if more isn't done, global temperatures will likely ...

15 hours ago from Phys.org

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Researchers sample unusually rich deep-sea area off Hawaii

Federal researchers have just returned from an expedition to study the biodiversity and mechanisms of an unusually rich deep-sea ecosystem off the coast of Hawaii's Big Island.

3 hours ago from Phys.org

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Beijing's latest answer to pollution: the Smog Free Tower

In a city where smog routinely blankets the streets, a Dutch artist has offered an eccentric solution: a 7-meter (23-foot) metal structure that takes in smog and expels cleaner air.

1 hours ago from Phys.org

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Spiral arms: Protoplanetary disk around a young star exhibits spiral structure

Astronomers have found a distinct structure involving spiral arms in the reservoir of gas and dust disk surrounding the young star Elias 2-27. While spiral features have been observed on the ...

15 hours ago from Phys.org

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Hydropower: not that clean after all. Study finds reservoirs around the world emit as much CO2 as Canada

A new huge source of carbon emissions has been confirmed by scientists.

2 hours ago from ZME Science

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UW-Madison geoscientist offers free geologic exploration app

Plenty of apps are born over a cup of joe or a glass of wine or beer. Here's an idea brewed over a beer by a couple of geologists who were fiddling with Untappd, an app covering the who, what ...

55 minutes ago from Phys.org

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Fermi finds record-breaking binary in galaxy next door

Using data from NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope and other facilities, an international team of scientists has found the first gamma-ray binary in another galaxy and the most luminous ...

14 hours ago from Phys.org

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'Ambition: Epilogue' Pays Tribute to Rosetta's Final Comet Days

The European Space Agency has commissioned a sequel to the short film "Ambition," honoring a historic mission that's about to come to a dramatic end.

8 hours ago from SPACE.com

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