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Scientific Potpourri (September 13, 2013): Proto-Earth, Evolution of Speech, Interstellar Winds and More

Here are some top stories of the last couple of weeks in cosmology, astronomy and evolutionary biology: Interstellar Winds Buffeting Solar System Have Shifted Direction.  From Nature World News: New data show that the particles streaming into the solar system from … Continue reading

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Scientific Potpourri: July 24, 2013

Universe May Not be Expanding After All.  From Nature Magazine:  It started with a bang, and has been expanding ever since. For nearly a century, this has been the standard view of the Universe. Now one cosmologist is proposing a … Continue reading

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Scientific Potpourri

Here are a few interesting stories from the last week on cosmology, astronomy and the environment.  Hope you enjoy (or are concerned as appropriate). 1.  Clues to the Supernova that gave rise to the Solar System?  From the New Yorker: … Continue reading

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