Jason Robertson

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Explaining the great 2011 Saturn storm

A storm on Saturn began in late 2010. Six months later, it wrapped entirely around the planet. Later, it subsided. Two planetary scientists …

Shooting at N.C. community college investigated as possible hate crime

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - A 20-year-old man accused of killing his former supervisor at a North Carolina community college carried out a “calculated plan,” according to police, who on Tuesday said they are investigating the shooting as a possible hate crime.<p>Kenneth Stancil is shown in this …

North Carolina

Japanese court orders nuclear reactors to stay offline

A court has issued an injunction ordering two nuclear reactors in western Japan to stay offline, rejecting regulators' safety approval of the reactors' planned restart later this year, a decision that could further delay the government's restart plans.<p>The Fukui District Court ordered the operator, …

Possible rings around minor planet Chiron

Chiron is the second minor planet and the second centaur – orbiting beyond Jupiter in the outer solar system – suspected to have a ring system.<p>We …

Cuba, U.S. renew talks while differing over Venezuela

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba and the United States renewed talks on restoring diplomatic relations on Monday, this time amid secrecy and with the longtime adversaries differing sharply over Venezuela, Cuba’s closest ally.<p>U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Roberta Jacobson appears at a news conference …

Cuba

Tasmania's best wilderness retreats: breathing the purest air on the planet

When I arrive in <b>Tasmania</b>, the state is going through one of its periodic environmental squabbles – and given that one fifth of its land area is World Heritage-listed wilderness, there is a lot to squabble about. On the television screen in my room, Premier Will Hodgman, wearing a hard hat, is …