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Loch Ness Monster Mystery Solved?

Posted by Staten on July 19, 2013 at 2:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Italian geologist Dr Luigi Piccardi believes something has been stirring at the bottom of the Scottish loch -- but it is not Nessie.

 

Piccardi says Loch Ness lies along the Great Glen Fault, a major fault line in the Earth's crust which is still active. Read about his new theory here and

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Volkswagen XL1: 230 MPG Car

Posted by Staten on July 8, 2013 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Volkswagen has a new energy efficient car that seems to be the best ever made, getting over 200 MPG. It is super light, since Volkswagen has dropped any unneccessary items. Check it out

Dad launches son's favorite toy train into space!

Posted by Staten on September 26, 2012 at 1:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Ron Fugelseth and his four-year-old son Jayden are enjoying a bit of Internet fame after the duo launched Jayden's toy train, Stanley, into the stratosphere. Read about it here, or search for it on Youtube: Toy Train in Space.

Nemo in trouble.

Posted by Staten on September 18, 2012 at 9:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Finding Nemo came out in 2003, and it was rereleased last week in 3D. The fish we love so much is in much more danger than the movie says.  

"We risk losing the striking fish that inspired 'Finding Nemo' forever if we don't put the brakes on global warming and ocean acidification," Shaye Wolf, the Center's climate science director, stated in a news release. "Carbon pollution harms these fish and destroys their coral reef homes. If we want these beautiful animals to survive in ...

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Neil Armstrong dies at 82

Posted by Staten on August 25, 2012 at 5:40 PM Comments comments (0)

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 Armstrong commanded the Apollo 11 spacecraft that landed on the moon July 20, 1969, capping the most daring of the 20th century's scientific expeditions. His first words after setting foot on the surface are etche...

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Earhart expedition team says video possibly shows plane debris

Posted by Staten on August 18, 2012 at 11:10 AM Comments comments (0)

A team of researchers in Hawaii is trying to solve the mystery of aviator Amelia Earhart's 1937 disappearance said on Friday that underwater video from a Pacific island has revealed a field of man-made debris that could be remnants of her plane. Read the story

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Scottish sailor claims to have best picture of Loch Ness Monster to date.

Posted by Staten on August 15, 2012 at 9:25 PM Comments comments (0)

You can read the story about the beast that is believed to have existed since the sixth centry here.

Secret to Elephant's Thundering Trumpet Calls

Posted by Staten on August 2, 2012 at 3:20 PM Comments comments (0)

By Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer

Elephants' deepest calls can thunder up to 6 miles (10 kilometers) away. Now, researchers have learned for the first time how the massive animals produce these sounds.

It turns out that they do it in the same way that humans talk, pushing air through their vocal cords to make them vibrate. Elephants can go much lower than human...

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NASA Rover searches for life on Mars

Posted by Staten on July 29, 2012 at 9:20 PM Comments comments (0)

The rover, also known as Curiosity, has been careening toward Mars since its launch in November. The nuclear-powered rover the size of a compact car is expected to end its 352-million-mile (567-million-km) journey on August 6 at 1:31 a.m.

A video is at the link below.

http://news.yahoo.com/video/science-15749654/nasa-rover-curiosity-due-to-land-on-mars-next-mo...

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