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Coconut Waffles {Gluten-Free, Vegan} #SundaySupper

<i>Coconut Waffles – Extra crunchy and crispy on the surface, moist and tender inside. This recipe offers the easiest way to make vegan, gluten free,</i> …

Explore Mars with 360-degree image shot by NASA Curiosity Rover

Earlier this year, NASA released a 360-degree image from the perspective of the Curiosity Mars Rover. The scene is made up of a combination of …

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Mars now a bit more predictable: NASA orbiters discover ‘seasons’ of dust storms

When it comes to putting people on Mars, timing can’t be taken for granted. Now, thanks to nearly two decades of work, NASA’s Red Planet orbiters …

Does Mars have a North Star?

Will future Mars explorers have a North Star to guide them?<p>The North Star for Earth is Polaris. Does our next-door neighbor planet, Mars, have the …

Red Planet Selfies: Mars Rover Curiosity Poses on Mount Sharp (Photos)

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has captured two more otherworldly selfies.<p>The 1-ton robot's latest self-portraits were snapped May 11 in the foothills …

Mars Rover

Was Mars -- The Red Planet -- Once White?

The planet Mars has gone through an ice age and is now warming up, scientists say. The findings are based on detailed radar measurements of ice caps …

Rotation of Mars from 05/07 to 06/06/2016 - Sky & Telescope

Photographer<p>David Duarte<p>Email<p>david.duarte@ymail.com<p>Location of photo<p>Maceio, Brazil<p>Date/Time of photo<p>8 images from 05/07 to …

NASA scientists discover unexpected mineral on Mars

Scientists have discovered an unexpected mineral in a rock sample at Gale Crater on Mars, a finding that may alter our understanding of how the …

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You can eat vegetables from Mars, say scientists after crop experiment

Dutch researchers successfully raise radishes, peas, rye and tomatoes in soil mixed to match that of the red planet – giving hope that settlers could grow food<p>Crops of four vegetables and cereals grown in soil similar to that on Mars have been found safe to eat by Dutch scientists.<p>Radishes, peas, …

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NASA considers turning Curiosity rover into a scout for water on Mars mountain

NASA says one of the Curiosity rover’s future tasks could be to check out sites on Mars that may harbor trickles of salty water.<p>It’s been nearly four …

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Video sweep across Mars’ Marathon Valley

A panoramic view from the Mars rover Opportunity. Wow! This video will take you to another world …<p>NASA said on June 14, 2016 that the Mars rover …

Curiosity rover may sample Mars water

Scientists have already found hints of liquid water on Mars... now, they want to take a close look at it. NASA has revealed that the Curiosity rover will investigate recurring slope lineae (those streaks you see above) around Mars' Gale Crater in hopes of finding water. It'll first take a photo …

This week in space: 6/22 - 6/29

Greetings, earthlings.<p>With everything that happens on earth in a given week, it's easy to forget that things, indeed, are constantly happening outside our own atmosphere.<p>From liquid oceans on Pluto, to a mysterious whistling sound detected outside our atmosphere, here's everything important that …

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NASA Is Putting SpaceX's Crew Dragon Through The Wringer

Making sure the capsule performs well under pressure<p>In a spacecraft that's built to carry humans, the "pressure vessel" is the part of the structure the astronauts inhabit on their way to the International Space Station. The pressure vessel keeps air in and the vacuum of space out, and maintains a …

NASA's findings suggest Mars even more Earth-like than previously believed

NASA's Curiosity rover has been exploring the Gale Crater on Mars since 2012, and in that time has come up with some astounding discoveries that suggest the Red Planet was somewhat Earth-like in its earlier times.<p>The rover has come through again, this time detecting significant amounts of manganese …

Planetary Habitability

NASA sets off largest fire on a spacecraft ever in Saffire experiment

NASA recently set off the largest fire ever in space — but don't worry, it's for astronauts' own safety.<p>It's part of the Spacecraft Fire …

Space Exploration

NASA opens airport research lab in N. Carolina to revolutionize air travel

With more than 4 billion additional passengers expected to start travelling globally over the next 20 years, NASA is collaborating with the Federal …

5 ways electric planes will change how we travel

Get ready, combustion jets may soon be a thing of the past.<p>NASA is currently working on a small, all-electric plane dubbed the X-57 as part of its X-Plane series. The project is part of NASA's 10-year plan to make a large hybrid jet that is greener and quieter than current planes and that has the …

Pluto’s moon Charon is home to a ‘super’ Grand Canyon, says NASA

We’ve see many highly detailed, usually stunning images of Pluto over past months, and now NASA is back with a similarly great photo, only this time …

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What you should do if you catch an eel in the Ottawa River

A group of people fishing on the Ottawa River on Monday evening got a surprise when they pulled up the line and at the end was an American eel.<p>It was …

What are coral reefs and why are they important

HONOLULU (AP) — This week, more than 2,000 international reef scientists, policymakers and stakeholders are gathering in Hawaii to discuss what to do about the global decline of coral reefs. The International Coral Reef Symposium convenes on Monday in Honolulu where attendees will try to create a …

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Rare blindcat found in US, could prove water-filled caves connect Texas and Mexico

<b>The extremely rare cave-dwelling albino fish with no eyes, the Mexican blindcat, has previously only been known to exist in Mexico.</b><p>In 2015 in a deep …

Fish Have Feelings, Too: The Inner Lives Of Our 'Underwater Cousins'

When you think about fish, it's probably at dinnertime. Author Jonathan Balcombe, on the other hand, spends a lot of time pondering the emotional lives of fish. Balcombe, who serves as the director of animal sentience for the Humane Society Institute for Science and Policy, tells <i>Fresh Air</i>'s Terry …

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Scientist are surveying the Chagos Archipelago to see if the preserve has become a place for large marine species to rebound (VIDEO).

Scientists know that tuna, billfish, and shark populations have been under tremendous pressure worldwide, and they’re curious to learn if the …

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Divers discover three new species of fish off coast of Hawaii

Divers in Hawaii believe they may have found three news fish species.<p>The discovery by the researchers was made while they were on an expedition in the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument – which is an area of protected waters.<p>KITV News reports that a statement from the National Oceanic and …

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Plague of the ghost nets: how tonnes of dumped fishing debris are threatening Hong Kong marine life

Conservationists have raised concerns over the dumping of used fishing nets in waters surrounding Lantau Island, which they say pose a danger to both …

How a ‘bad day at the ocean’ creates rogue waves

Rogue ocean waves can develop seemingly out of nowhere to sink ships and overwhelm oil platforms with walls of water as much as 25 meters high. Now, …

Physics

Marine Ecosystems Took 3 Million Years To Recover After The Great Dying

At the end of the Permian period some 252 million years ago, global climate change killed off 95 percent of the planet’s species. Now, researchers …

Fish out of water are more common than thought

Fish have evolved the ability to live on land many times, challenging the perception that this extreme lifestyle shift was likely to have been a rare …

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