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NASA rover to explore Greenland's ice

NASA is sending a solar-powered rover prototype designed for ice exploration to Greenland. Could this be preparation for a Europa mission?

By May 1, 2013

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'Mega-canyon' discovered under ice in Greenland

Hidden beneath Greenland's ice sheet is a massive canyon that's more than 460 miles long and up to 2,600 feet deep at points.

By August 29, 2013

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See global cyberthreats mapped in real time

Where does your country rank when it comes to malware infection rates? A cool-looking but scary interactive map from Kaspersky Lab has answers.

By April 2, 2014

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Natchez to Hushpukena: Tom Waits lyrics plotted on interactive map

It's Tom Waits' world. We just happen to be living in it. An online map pinpoints his song lyric locations all across the globe.

By March 6, 2014

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Airbus A350 heads to northern Canada for tests in cold, snow

Shortly after the French aircraft maker finishes high-elevation tests in Bolivia on one version of the energy-efficient jet, it begins cold-weather testing on Baffin Island.

By January 29, 2014

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LA Times cuts off climate-change deniers

The newspaper will not print letters from climate-change deniers, saying the matter is not opinion-based.

By October 11, 2013

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Earth now has one of solar system's biggest volcanoes

Deep in the Pacific Ocean, Tamu Massif is an inactive volcano that's as big as New Mexico and comparable to the massive Olympus Mons on Mars.

By September 6, 2013

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What put the brakes on global warming: The Pacific Ocean?

Sea-surface temperatures may explain why climate change is not warming the planet as fast.

By August 30, 2013

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Titanic disaster unlikely to happen in this age, experts say

Modern warning systems plus radar and a better sense of oceanography make it unlikely that a ship could be lost at sea--with hundreds or even thousands dead--in 2012.

By April 11, 2012

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What thawed the last ice age?

Research suggests that -- contrary to some prior findings -- CO2 led the prior round of global warming rather than vice versa.

By April 5, 2012