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NASA study shows human-produced dust deposits reduces Colorado River flow

September 21st, 2010 - 4:25 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on Monday announced that a NASA-funded study showed that dust produced by human activities is reducing the Colorado River flow.The ... Read more...

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How yellow supergiant star pulls off its lengthy disappearing act

January 6th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 6 (ANI): A team of astronomers has solved a nearly two-century-old mystery of how Epsilon Aurigae, a yellow supergiant star, pulls off its lengthy disappearing act.On January 1, 2010, a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Saturn moon Iapetus coated with foreign dust: Study

December 11th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 11 (ANI): Scientists at Cornell University have reportedly found foreign dust on Iapetus, Saturn's most bizarre moon.Iapetus is known to have starkly contrasting hemispheres -- one black as coal, ... Read more...

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Image of different regions of Trifid Nebula captured by European Southern Observatory

August 27th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, August 27 (ANI): A new image by the European Southern Observatory (ESO) has captured the different regions of the Trifid Nebula, which is a rare combination of three nebula types, as ... Read more...

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