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Mars crater might be remnant of an ancient supervolcano

Scientists reevaluate what they thought was a massive impact crater on Mars. It may actually have had a much more fiery past.

By Oct. 23, 2013

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Curiosity finds rocky remnant of ancient martian streambed

In a finding that verifies earlier suspicions, the Curiosity rover sends back images featuring rocks made up of gravels scientists say were once swept along by a "vigorous" flow of water.

By Sep. 27, 2012

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Increasing performance by quitting remnant or unnecessary system processes

Increasing performance by quitting remnant or unnecessary system processes

By Nov. 3, 2006

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Firefox add-on infected with Trojan remnant

A Vietnamese language pack for the open-source Web browser was tainted with part of the infectious Xorer Trojan since February. A new version is now being checked.

By May. 9, 2008

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Buy the only camera to go to the moon and back (allegedly)

An Austrian auction house will soon take bids on a camera it claims is the only handheld to come home from an Apollo mission.

By Feb. 4, 2014

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NASA data may have uncovered galaxy's youngest black hole

A rare distorted supernova explosion leads scientists to believe they may be witnessing the birth of a black hole for the first time ever.

By Feb. 13, 2013

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New clues emerge on origin of Kepler's famous supernova

After more than four centuries, latest data reveals that original supernova blast was more powerful than thought and took place farther away in space.

By Mar. 18, 2013

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Peer into the heart of an exploding star

For the first time, we have telescopes strong enough to see the radioactivity at the heart of the supernova known as Cas A. What scientists have seen there helps unravel the mystery of how a star dies.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Here's the Milky Way supernova you've never heard of

Newly measured distance to stellar debris in the northern sky links it more firmly to an explosion observers saw in 1181.

By Aug. 30, 2013