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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. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
1. 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
2. Dürer's Rhinoceros
2. 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
3. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
3. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
(This tiny nano bot is 4mm from end to end,can crawl through your veins locate tumors and zap it with drugs.The bot is controlled by a elecromagnetic field outside the robot that propels it forward.)
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Category: Biology & Medicine
4. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
4. 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
5. Shodan: The scariest search engine on the Internet
5. 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
6. Soon, You May Download New Skills to Your Brain
6. 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
7. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
7. Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed
(Two forthcoming European Physical Journal D papers challenge established wisdom about the nature of vacuum. )
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Category: Physics
8. What Are The Odds Of Existence?
8. What Are The Odds Of Existence?
(What are the odds that you exist, as you, today?)
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Category: Astronomy
9. 1st Flight of a Pedaled, Wing-Flapping Plane
9. 1st Flight of a Pedaled, Wing-Flapping Plane
(August 2nd marked the first human-powered flight of an ornithopter. Wait, a what?)
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Category: Technology
10. After 17 Years, Cicadas Set To Hatch This Spring
10. After 17 Years, Cicadas Set To Hatch This Spring
(After 17-years living below ground, billions of cicadas belonging to Brood II are beginning to emerge across much of the eastern United States. )
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Category: Living World

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1. The Top 10 Intrepid Explorers
1. The Top 10 Intrepid Explorers
(Ten of the greatest explorers in history.)
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Category: Miscellaneous
2. Optimists May Have Longer Lives
2. Optimists May Have Longer Lives
(Optimists may enjoy longer lives than people with a dimmer outlook on the future, a long-term study suggests.)
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Category: Living World
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. Monkeys Adopt A Kitten
4. Monkeys Adopt A Kitten
(Long-tailed macaque was discovered in the forest preserves caring for a ginger kitten.)
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Category: Living World
5. New Spider Found in Giant Sand Dune
5. New Spider Found in Giant Sand Dune
(A new species of spider has been discovered in the dune of the Sands of Samar in the southern Arava region of Israel, scientists from from the department of biology at the University of Haifa-Oranim said this week.)
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Category: Living World
6. The Door To Hell
6. 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
7. Parts of Canada Is Missing Gravity
7. 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
8. Rapid Plant Movement
8. Rapid Plant Movement
(The Venus Flytrap has the ability to move rapidly on command.)
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Category: Earth Sciences
9. Birds Falling Dead or Dying From the Sky
9. Birds Falling Dead or Dying From the Sky
(in Arkansas and now Louisiana, hundreds of dead birds coat the ground)
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Category: Living World
10. World Drawn Using Facebook Connections
10. World Drawn Using Facebook Connections
(All country borers are drawn with facebook friends connections.)
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Category: Humanity