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UFO hacker wins battle against US Government – What did he really find?

On Tuesday November 16, British hacker Gary McKinnonfinally won his decade long battle to avoid extradition to the US to face charges of hacking into the computer systems of NASA, the…

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Technology Developed for Use in Space, Now Applied to Agriculture Here on Earth

Zero Gravity Solutions has introduced BAM-FX, a proprietary technology designed for use in the space program, which we ZGS is now developing to deploy for agricultural use on Earth to…

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More than 100,000 people want to fly to Mars in 2022 – and never come back

More than 100,000 people have applied to be a part of the Mars One project, which aims to colonize the red planet starting in 2022. Out of the thousands, 40…

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Space-Based Solar Farms Power Up

It would solve our energy needs overnight. But with huge technological and financial challenges, can space-based solar power ever take off? “Ex-Nasa scientist seeks visionary billionaire to help change the…

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Large comet to ram into Mars in 2014?

  Astronomers predict a large-scale disaster on the Red Planet in October 2014, when a comet may ram into Mars, creating a 500-kilometer crater, the website of the Russian observatory…

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Black hole spawns bizarre four-armed galaxy

Where most spiral galaxies have two twisting arms, a neighbor of the Milky Way is a four-armed monster. A new photo snapped by the Hubble Space Telescope, combined with observations…

This set of images from NASA's Cassini mission shows the evolution of a massive thunder-and-lightning storm that circled all the way around Saturn and fizzled when it ran into its own tail. Ccredit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI/Hampton University

Massive storm on Saturn ‘ate’ its own tail

U.S. scientists say a monstrous thunder-and-lightning storm on Saturn churned around the planet until it “ate” its own tail and sputtered out. It the first time a storm has been…

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UFO Sightings, Moon Footage: Strange Object Moving in Odd Direction [VIDEOS]

  UFO sightings are topics frequently discussed online. Some of the reports are easily classified as fake or edited for the purpose of fooling other people. Other UFO reports come in…

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Moon Illusion: New Theory Reignites Debate Over Why Moon Appears Larger Near the Horizon

  The ancients knew the moon looks bigger near the horizon but no theory convincingly explains the illusion. Now a new idea aims to settle the debate once and for…

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Polonnaruwa Meteorite With Evidence Of Life From Outer Space Described The Most Important Find In 500 Years

A meteorite that Landed recently, close to the ancient city of Polonnaruwa in Sri Lanka has been described as the most important scientific discovery in the last 500 years as…

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Floating ice on Saturn’s moon Titan may harbour ‘exotic life’

NASA scientists have discovered blocks of hydrocarbon ice in seas and lakes on Saturn’s moon Titan that may host exotic forms of life. A new study by scientists on NASA’s…

New research shows a massive structure of dwarf galaxies orbiting the Andromeda galaxy (pictured).

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What’s going on around Andromeda? Curious structure puzzles scientists.

Scientists have found 13 dwarf galaxies orbiting the Andromeda galaxy in what appears to be a fairly narrow ring. That makes no sense according to current models of galaxy formation….

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Scientists Find Mega-Oil Field … 1,300 Light Years Away

Have our wishes been answered? Scientists have found an oil field which contains 200 times more hydrocarbons than there is water on the whole of the Earth. Time to wave…

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‘Brighter than a full moon’: The biggest star of 2013… could be Ison – the comet of the century

A comet discovered by two Russian astronomers will be visible from Earth next year. Get ready for a  once-in-a lifetime light show, says David Whitehouse. At the moment it is…

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NASA to turn asteroid into space station to orbit the Moon

NASA scientists are planning to capture a 5,00,000 kg asteroid, relocate it and transform it into a space station for astronauts to refuel at on their way to Mars. It…