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1. Dual Site Set for Square Km Array Telescope - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
A solution for building the world's largest and most sensitive radio telescope has been found.
2. Atom Smasher Collides Particles at Record Energies - Comments
Posted in Physics
Physicists have started running the world's largest particle accelerator at a new record energy and taking the first data from these ultra-powerful collisions.
3. Free Information Society - Comments
Posted in Make A Difference
What would you like to know! Tons of topics in PDF form.
4. New Mars Rover Approached Red Planet - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
As the Curiosity Rover, onboard the Mars Science Laboratory, approaches the red planet we stand at the dawn of a new age of discovery on Mars.
5. New Boson Discovered. It is Higgs? - Comments
Posted in Physics
Breaking news from CERN!
6. Lonesome George, Last Pinta Island Tortoise Dies - Comments
Posted in Living World
The Pinta Island Tortoise can be added to the growing list of extinct animals.
7. Buy Fossils On EducatedEarth! - Comments
Posted in Earth Sciences
We are pleased to announce the grand opening of Prehistoria!
8. Ray Bradbury Passes At Age 91 - Comments
Posted in Humanity
Science fiction legend Ray Bradbury has died at the age of 91.
9. Live Stream of Venus Crossing Sun - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
Watch as Venus makes a once in a lifetime transit of our sun.
10. Commercial Spacecraft Docks At ISS - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
The SpaceX Dragon Capsule successfully docked with the ISS on its first attempt.
11. Supervolcano Drilling Project Approved - Comments
Posted in Earth Sciences
Despite fears, a new drilling project has been approved in Italy.
12. Apollo Computer (1960) - Comments
Posted in Astronomy
This is the type of computer that went to the moon in the Apollo missions from 1969 to 1972.

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1. WWII in color: Rare photos from 1942
1. WWII in color: Rare photos from 1942
(Millions of poignant black-and-white photos have come out of the World War Two era, but it is not often that scenes from the deadliest conflict in human history can be seen in living color. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2294284/WWII-)
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Category: Humanity
2. 6 Unbelievable Geographical Facts
2. 6 Unbelievable Geographical Facts
(Some interesting facts on 6 geographical locations including Canada.)
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Category: Earth Sciences
3. The Door To Hell
3. The Door To Hell
(In 1971 while drilling in Turkmenistan geologists hit a pocket of methane gas and rather than venting it they set it on fire 49 years later its still burning.)
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Category: Earth Sciences
4. How Massive Stars Form: Simple Solution Found
4. How Massive Stars Form: Simple Solution Found
(The existence of massive stars — up to a whopping 120 times the mass of the sun — has long perplexed astronomers.)
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Category: Astronomy
5. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
5. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
(New developments in microscopy have allowed researchers to image individual bonds within a molecule — seeing down to the atom scale. )
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Category: Physics
6. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
6. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
(Proof that everything is easier to learn when presented via Pokemon-style. Artist Kacie D. lovingly anthropomorphized every single element, which deserves to be converted into a children’s book. )
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Category: Physics
7. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
7. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
(Shodan is the world’s first computer search engine that lets you search the Internet for computers. Find devices based on city, country, latitude/longitude, host name, operating system and IP. “Shodan is a search engine for hackers both good and bad. Sho)
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Category: Technology
8. Dürer's Rhinoceros
8. Dürer's Rhinoceros
(Dürer's Rhinoceros is the name commonly given to a woodcut created by German painter and printmaker Albrecht Dürer in 1515.)
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Category: Documentaries
9. US Facing Possible Astronaut Shortage
9. US Facing Possible Astronaut Shortage
(There will not be enough trained astronauts to meet the demands of future space station missions, according to a new report.)
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Category: Astronomy
10. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
10. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
(New research suggests it may be possible to learn complex tasks with little to no conscious effort, just like in The Matrix. Whoa, indeed.)
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Category: Technology

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1. Solar Eclipse To Ring In New Year
1. Solar Eclipse To Ring In New Year
(The moon will block part of the sun on 4 January in a partial eclipse visible in most of Europe as well as in parts of Asia and Africa)
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Rating: 2.92
Category: Astronomy
2. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
2. Journey of the Singer of Solar Winds
(This is the story of the generational ship, the Singer of Solar Winds.)
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Category: Astronomy
3. Mice on Drugs
3. Mice on Drugs
(This is an intersting and insightful interactive flash "game"... It explains about the different drugs that are abused an what they do in our brains and how they affect our neurons. )
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Rating: 2.91
Category: Biology & Medicine
4. 16 Facts About Sleep
4. 16 Facts About Sleep
(16 things you might not know about sleep.)
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Category: Biology & Medicine
5. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
5. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
(Large parts of Canada has less gravity then normal, here are the theories why.)
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Category: Earth Sciences
6. PVC Pipes Used To Make Drum Instrument
6. PVC Pipes Used To Make Drum Instrument
(What seems to be a kind of drum has been made out of PVC piping. Take a listen!)
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Category: Technology
7. Skating Robot
7. Skating Robot
(A robot that can skate.)
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Category: Technology
8. Final Mission of Shuttle Endeavour
8. Final Mission of Shuttle Endeavour
(Friday April 29th 2011, will usher in a sad but historic event – the final launch of the space shuttle Endeavour.)
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Rating: 2.9
Category: Astronomy
9. The Door To Hell
9. The Door To Hell
(In 1971 while drilling in Turkmenistan geologists hit a pocket of methane gas and rather than venting it they set it on fire 49 years later its still burning.)
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Category: Earth Sciences
10. 100 Ways To Help The Environment
10. 100 Ways To Help The Environment
(100 small things you can do that will have a big impact.)
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Category: Living World