bits of dust

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 15:12:41 GMT

Liverpool Echo

'Halley's Comet' over Liverpool: How to see the cosmic dust that's causing a fuss
Liverpool Echo
This river of dust is a few million miles wide but the particles are only as big as a grain of sand. "They'll just burn up in our atmosphere which will break them down even further and eventually, they will fall to Earth as bits of dust but that takes months." Halley's ...

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Fri, 03 Oct 2014 17:56:30 GMT

Dumb-Out

Another One Bits the Dust: Yellow-Billed Cuckoo Added To Endangered Species ...
Dumb-Out
Another bird is about to be added to the Endangered Species List this week. Federal wildlife officials made the announcement on Thursday that the yellow-billed cuckoo will now be protected as a species threatened with extinction under the Endangered ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:26:38 GMT

The Guardian

'Gravitational waves' may have been space dust
The Guardian
Scientists who caused a global sensation when they announced the discovery of gravitational waves may have been fooled by bits of dust floating about in space. Researchers at Harvard University called a press conference in March to reveal that they had ...

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