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Space agency releases 1st picture from comet

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 01:52
BERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency has released the first picture taken by its Philae probe on the surface of a comet.

Earthquake shakes parts of Kansas, Oklahoma

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 16:26
CONWAY SPRINGS, Kan. (AP) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.8 shook parts of Kansas and Oklahoma on Wednesday, the largest since a series of temblors began rattling Kansas a little more than a year ago.

Remote Nevada quakes result from stretching crust

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 15:41
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Scientists say a swarm of earthquakes since July in the remote desert linking Oregon, California and Nevada can be traced to the constant stretching of the Earth's crust.

NASA's new capsule at launch pad for test flight

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 12:11
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's new Orion spacecraft is now at the launch pad for next month's test flight.

What the US-China climate deal means to the world

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 10:06
STOCKHOLM (AP) — The world's outlook for reaching a global climate deal next year brightened Wednesday as China and the U.S. — the top two polluters — presented a joint plan to reduce emissions of the heat-trapping greenhouse gases that are blamed for warming the planet.

European spacecraft begins descending to comet 67P

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 00:41
BERLIN (AP) — Scientists at the European Space Agency are poised to begin a historic attempt to land a spacecraft on a comet.

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