• Unexamined Premises | 11/18/2018 | Michael Walsh
    George Monbiot, the man who gave his name to the term "moonbat," is back, like some hair-shirted lunatic screaming on a street corner, saying that we're all doomed: It was a moment of the kind that...
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  • phys.org | 11/16/2018 | Staff
    Children today spend more time in cars than previous generations. They also spend less time playing on the streets and in unstructured and unsupervised activity outdoors.
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  • earthsky.org | 11/14/2018 | Paul Scott Anderson
    Barnard’s star – the 2nd closest star to Earth – has a large proper motion on our sky’s dome. This image – via One-Minute Astronomer – shows its motion from 1991 to 2007.
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  • Space.com | 10/23/2018 | Staff
    With its massive iron core and ultrathin crust, Mercury is something of an oddball in the solar system. Early in its life, at least one collision stripped the planet of its outer layers, allowing...
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  • Popular Science | 10/17/2018 | Staff
    Pluto passes the first test with flying colors, making one loop around the sun every 248 years. Things that fail this test include objects that circle other bodies, like how the Moon orbits Earth.
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