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We are made of Stardust

We are made of Stardust

To say “we are stardust” may be a cliche, but it’s an undeniable fact that elements of life mapped across the Milky Way.

By | Jan 16, 2017|Categories: Astronomy, Physics|Tags: , , , |

Stunning Earth from Space in Hi-Def video

“The first time you see Planet Earth from space, it’s stunning; when you’ve spent 534 days in space—more than any other American—it still is!”

By | Jan 2, 2017|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

HAPPY NEW YEAR beloved planet Earth

HAPPY NEW YEAR beloved planet Earth

By | Dec 31, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: |

There is an accelerating Jet Stream in Earth’s Core

 Jet Stream in Earth’s Core

Scientists have discovered a jet stream deep below Earth’s surface, that’s speeding up.

By | Dec 23, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: |

What is the farthest place on Earth?

What is the farthest place on Earth? How far away can you get from everybody else?

By | Dec 12, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: |

Google’s 3-decade timelapse of the Earth

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Google unveils an impressive 3-decade timelapse of the Earth

By | Dec 8, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

Earth’s ‘Technosphere’ total mass is 30 trillion tonnes

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Scientists have estimated for the first time, that the total mass of Earth‘s ‘Technosphere’ is 30 trillion tonnes.

By | Dec 5, 2016|Categories: Technology news|Tags: |

This is the most dangerous time for our Planet – Stephen Hawking

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Professor Stephen Hawking says this period of time is the most dangerous for our planet.

By | Dec 5, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

Earth’s History plays out on a Football Field

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We use the yard lines to map out Earth‘s past and humanity’s tiny moment in it.

By | Nov 30, 2016|Categories: Animals|Tags: |

Night Sky over the Himalayas

Night Sky over the Himalayas

Is this the view of an alien world, an artist’s conception of Neptune? Actually, it’s captured from here on planet Earth.   Photographer: Jeff Dai

By | Nov 3, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |


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