One flight closer to space tourism Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
Herschel captures a 'cosmic horse' Europe's Herschel space telescope has imaged one of the most popular subjects in the sky - the Horsehead Nebula - and its environs. The distinctively shaped molecular gas cloud is sited some 1,300 light-years from Earth in the Constellation Orion. More
Mars vs. Europa: Are we looking in the wrong place for alien life? A British astrobiology conference has revived a years-old debate over the best place to look for life elsewhere in the solar system: Mars, or the moons of Jupiter and Saturn? "For reasons I don't really understand, the wider solar system and the potential for life there has not been high priority," The Telegraph quoted Robert Pappalardo, a senior research scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, as saying on BBC Radio 4. More
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DC's Futures End headlines new comics for August 27, 2014 - Examiner.com Emily And The Strangers Breaking The Record #3 ... Scrooge And Donald Duck Son Of The Sun HC (not ... 7, $3.99 TITAN PUBLISHING Alien Legion ... 08/26/2014 - 3:48 pm | View Link
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'Action Comics' No. 1: Superman debut issue fetches record sale ... - Los Angeles Times Rare Superman Comic Sells for Record $3.2M - NBCNews.com 08/25/2014 - 4:38 am | View Link
25 miles and counting! Nasa's Mars rover Opportunity breaks record for distance roamed on an alien world Since May 1973 the record for the longest distance traveled on an extraterrestrial world has ... On average the red planet is 141.6 million miles (227.9 million kilometres) from the sun. With a diameter of 4,222 miles it’s around half the size of Earth. 07/29/2014 - 3:05 am | View Link
Newfound alien planet has longest year known for transiting world A newfound alien planet is one for the record books. The alien planet Kepler-421b — which ... (For comparison, Earth orbits the sun once every 365 days, and Mars completes a lap every 780 days.) "Finding Kepler-421b was a stroke of luck," study lead ... 07/23/2014 - 2:37 pm | View Link
Alien Planet Sets New Record For Having Longest-Known Year On A Transiting World A newfound alien planet is one for the record books. The alien planet Kepler-421b — which ... (For comparison, Earth orbits the sun once every 365 days, and Mars completes a lap every 780 days.) "Finding Kepler-421b was a stroke of luck," study lead ... 07/23/2014 - 1:59 am | View Link
Search for alien life could remain fruitless, study finds Finally, they have to record the faint light that originated from the ... Rather than a restricted search for Earth-like planets orbiting sun-like stars, we should broaden our search,” he said. What this research shows is a need to move away from a ... 04/30/2014 - 8:55 am | View Link
Found! 3 Super-Earth Planets That Could Support Alien Life The habitable zone of a nearby star is filled to the brim with planets that could support alien life, scientists announced today (June 25). An international team of scientists found a record-breaking ... and dimmer than the sun, making it possible for ... 06/25/2013 - 2:21 am | View Link
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10 Record-Shattering Alien Planets Keep in mind that it’s a stretch to call any planet “young.” This planet is around 35 million years old. However, compared to planets like Earth, it ... 08/29/2014 - 8:54 pm | View Website
Wayne Herschel author Wayne Herschel author - released ancient alien star maps around the world showing human star origins - The Hidden Records - true story now 'fictionalized' and twisted ... 08/29/2014 - 1:45 pm | View Website
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A Justice Department lawyer has told a federal judge that a tough new Texas voter ID law was motivated by racial discrimination and should be struck down.
Texas is the first major test for U. S. Attorney General Eric Holder since the Supreme Court last year struck down a key part of the federal Voting Rights Act.
At least four U. N. peacekeepers were killed and 15 wounded when their convoy hit a mine in northern Mali on Tuesday, a spokesman said.
U. N. troops are now trying to stabilize the north, and peace talks have begun between the Malian government and Tuaregs, who maintain a heavy presence in Kidal and have pushed back against the authority of the Bamako-based government.
"A peace process is under way, some want to compromise it, that's totally unacceptable and irresponsible," Bert Koenders, the U.
A parrot that flew the coop from a show Friday at the Kittitas County Fair in Ellensburg wasn't gone for long.
Owner Chris Brio says he recovered the young scarlet macaw named Drago on Friday evening in a tree in the area where he had been searching.
The Daily Record reports (http://bit.ly/1A1WILW ) someone spotted the bird and told fair officials who called Brio.
Drago is part of the "Pirate's Parrot" show where fairgoers have their pictures taken and the trained birds swoop down and grab money held aloft.
Information from: Daily Record, http://www.kvnews.com
Aside from Jose Altuve, who leads the majors with 189 hits, Carter has put together one of the best seasons of any Astro.
Most of the team toils in relative obscurity after years of losing, but Carter is little known even by Houston standards.
An insurer has agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by former Wyoming County Council on Aging director Bob Graham over its refusal to provide a defense for him after he was sued by the state.
The settlement, if approved by the U. S. District Court in Bluefield, would end a long legal battle, both civil and criminal, over Graham's tenure as the director of the aging council and another nonprofit, All Care Home and Community Services.