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CERN scientists discover 2 new subatomic particles

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:06
GENEVA (AP) — Scientists at the world's largest smasher say they have discovered two new subatomic particles never seen before that could widen our understanding of the universe.

Wildlife groups sue over imperiled lynx's habitat

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:06
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife advocates have sued the federal government after it declined to designate some areas in the West as critical habitat for the imperiled Canada lynx.

Early Tests Don't Find Tainted Water From Oil Boom

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:17
Experts caution results wouldn't capture spills.

Results from comet lander's experiments expected

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 23:11
BERLIN (AP) — A first evaluation of the data that comet lander Philae sent to the European Space Center before its depleted batteries forced it to go silent will be released Monday, the German aeronautics and space research center said

Georgia developer still trying to build coal plant

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 18:30
SANDERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Deep in rural Georgia, a developer is betting he can build one of the last new coal-fired power plants in the United States as the rest of the country moves away from the fuel.

Scientists listen, wait for comet lander signals

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 02:26
BERLIN (AP) — The head of the European Space Agency says it received no signals from the Philae lander Saturday morning during a scheduled effort to establish communication.

Obama pledges $3B to help poor nations on climate

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 18:35
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is giving $3 billion to a U.N. fund to help poorer vulnerable countries prepare for a changing climate and develop cleaner energy.

Alaska's most active volcano starts erupting

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 16:47
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's most active volcano is spitting lava into the air and producing an ash cloud at low elevations.