Matthew Lee Hill

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“Assassin” Targets Supernovae in Our Neighborhood of the Universe

Newswise — SEATTLE—While many astronomical collaborations use powerful telescopes to target individual objects in the distant universe, a new project …

Finding And Documenting The Wreckage of Abandoned Planes

<i>Alexander Huls is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Esquire and other publications. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>Photographer Dietmar Eckell takes pictures of crashed planes. But …

What's Best On Snow And Ice: Four-Wheel Drive Versus All-Wheel Drive

With shoppers flocking to new-car dealers’ at rates not seen since the onset of the Great Recession, and at the most bone-chilling and snow-ridden time of the year, we’d bet many of them are taking a closer look at cars and trucks that fare best under extreme climatic conditions. But what kind of …

Luxury Lifestyle

Juno on its way to unveil Jupiter's mysteries

The gas giant Jupiter safeguards many secrets crucial to our understanding of the evolution of our solar system. It could also provide insights on …

Ditch the cigarettes to see comet Lovejoy, says astronomer

Glowing green comet Lovejoy is making its closest approach to Earth at the moment<p>Stargazers hoping to catch a glimpse of comet ‘Lovejoy’ this weekend should ditch the cigarettes, an astronomer has advised.<p>The glowing green comet is making its closest approach to Earth at the moment, proving amateur …

The Simplest Way to Build More Muscle

Follow these rules to maximize your gains, starting today<p>Muscle growth is an incredibly complex process, including actions by as many as 70 genes and a list of hormones you'd need a graduate degree in endocrinology to fully understand. Your body simultaneously speeds up the mechanisms that …

Muscle

Hubble Finds Farthest, Oldest Galaxies Ever Seen

Author: Ron Cowen, Science News. Ron Cowen, Science News Science<p>Date of Publication: 01.05.10.<p>Time of Publication: 12:43 pm. 12:43 pm<p>By pushing the …

Here's How Many Intelligent Alien Civilizations Might Live In Our Galaxy

BI Answers: How many planets in the universe have intelligent alien life?<p>More important than finding life on another planet would be communicating with those life forms. Do aliens engage in practices like philosophy, religion, mathematics, medicine, and war? The only way to truly find out is to …

Liam Neeson Discusses Qui-Gon Jinn STAR WARS Spinoff Film

Colliding black holes could warp space-time itself

A team of prominent researchers has discovered what appears to be the start of two massive black holes at the centers of their own galaxies beginning to collide.<p>Such an event should come as no surprise, considering that there are up to 200 billion galaxies in the universe (according to Space.com), …

Black Holes

Ancient shipwreck find: legendary 'Atlantis' metal

It was considered one of the most precious metals in ancient times—and Plato claimed it lined the temple of Poseidon on the legendary island of Atlantis—but this appears to be the first time anybody in modern times has actually found some orichalcum.<p>Researchers in Sicily say a shipwreck from 2,600 …

Milky Way's Mystery Molecules --"Created by Something Existing in Interstellar Space"

"For the first time, we can see how these mysterious molecules are moving around the galaxy," said Gail Zasowski, a Johns Hopkins astronomer. "This …

Professional Cuddlers Embrace More Clients

The Snuggling Industry Takes Off, but Clothes Stay On; Spooning or Tickling Sessions for a Fee<p>Kimberly Kilbride is a professional cuddler.<p>For $80 an hour, or up to $400 for an overnight gig, the 33-year-old mother of three dons flannel pajama bottoms, puts away her family pictures and two pit bull …

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Astronomers Have Discovered Eight Potentially Habitable Planets

Astronomers have announced that they have discovered eight more planets that likely exist in temperature ranges where life could exist.<p>The astronomers began their research path by examining candidates for planets that had been identified by NASA’s Kepler mission. The candidates were analyzed using …

Pre-Woodgrain 1969 Jeep Wagoneer

This 1969 Jeep Wagoneer is showing some age but is said to run well with its rebuilt original Buick 350 and Turbo 400 automatic. Rust is said to be …

1969 Mustang Shelby GT500 Cobra Jet Found In Pristine Condition: Auction

A person's passing is never a time for joy. Nonetheless, silver linings do exist, and in this case, it's a silver lining that was put away and …

Pompeii - Official Trailer - Coming February 2014