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06.29.15
Google Earth gets two new features for its 10th birthday
06.29.15

Google Earth gets two new features for its 10th birthday

Can you believe that Google Earth has been around for a full decade now? To celebrate this milesto...

By A. Tarantola,   06.29.15
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06.17.15
Watch the first full-color HD videos of Earth from space
06.17.15

Watch the first full-color HD videos of Earth from space

It's no longer a challenge to get astonishingly sharp photos of the Earth from space, but video?...

By J. Fingas,   06.17.15
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05.19.15
Should this be the flag for planet Earth?
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05.19.15

Should this be the flag for planet Earth?

What's going to happen when astronauts finally land on Mars? In all likelihood, the expedition wil...

By N. Summers,   05.19.15
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05.13.15
Watch gravity waves ripple through Earth's atmosphere
05.13.15

Watch gravity waves ripple through Earth's atmosphere

You might think of gravity as an invisible force here on Earth, but that's not entirely true... if...

By J. Fingas,   05.13.15
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05.08.15
Russia's broken ISS supply vessel burns up in the atmosphere
05.08.15

Russia's broken ISS supply vessel burns up in the atmosphere

An out-of-control Russian spacecraft has finally met its demise after re-entering the Earth's atmo...

By N. Summers,   05.08.15
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12.29.14
Russia lets anyone use Earth-sensing data from its civilian satellites
12.29.14

Russia lets anyone use Earth-sensing data from its civilian satellites

The US government has been willing to loosen its grip on satellite data, but what about the info f...

By J. Fingas,   12.29.14
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11.23.14
EVE Evolved: What does Thera mean for EVE?
11.23.14

EVE Evolved: What does Thera mean for EVE?

If you've been keeping up with the recent news updates on EVE Online, you've probably heard about t...

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11.19.14
Here's what a year's worth of carbon dioxide looks like
11.19.14

Here's what a year's worth of carbon dioxide looks like

It's easy to talk about carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and their effect on our planet, but visuali...

By J. Fingas,   11.19.14
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07.30.14
Life on the ISS as seen through social media
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07.30.14

Life on the ISS as seen through social media

Being hip to PR is certainly part of the job description for NASA astronauts, but some are especia...

By S. Dent,   07.30.14
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