William W Weaver

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Can Houseplants Really Clean the World's Smoggiest City?

CEO uses greenery to filter the filthy New Delhi air that doctors said was killing him.<p><b>NEW DELHI—On the roof of an office building in India's capital, the world's smoggiest city, Kamal Meattle has a unique tactic for cleaning the air: a greenhouse with 400 common plants, including mother-in-law's</b> …

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Tesla issues Roadster upgrades, extends range for S.F. to L.A. run

Tesla Motors has made a habit out of making continued improvements to its vehicles after they leave the showroom, sometimes with software "updates" that look like recalls, and sometimes with actual improvements.<p>The company announced one of the latter on Friday, giving Tesla Roadster owners a …

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Milky Way's Monster Black Hole Ignores Its 'Snack,' and Debate Swirls

Earlier this year, astronomers watched eagerly as a cloud of gas moved dangerously close to the colossal black hole at the heart of our Milky Way …

Aurora Guide: How the Northern Lights Work (Infographic)

The auroras of Earth are some of the most spectacular skywatching experiences on the planet and never fail to delight observers lucky enough to see …

Curiosity Rover Finds Methane on Mars: What It Could Mean for Life

NASA's Curiosity rover has recently made a surprising find on Mars that could help scientists get one step closer to figuring out if the Red Planet …

Constellations of the Night Sky: Famous Star Patterns Explained (Images)

Aquarius, the Water Bearer<p>Credit: Stellarium<p>Aquarius, the "water bearer," is a large but faint constellation in the southern sky. [See our reference …

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Majestic Milky Way Galaxy Rises Over Remote Island (Photo)

Green airglow shimmers atop translucent clouds as the Milky Way rises over a remote island off the northwest coast of Africa in a majestic photo …

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Active Sun Unleashes Massive Solar Flare

The sun fired off a massive solar flare late Friday (Dec. 19), after days of intense storms from our nearest star.<p>The huge solar flare registered as …

The Strangest Black Holes in the Universe

Photo Credit: Alain R. | Wikimedia Commons<p>Slide 1 of 22<p>Introduction<p>Black holes are gigantic cosmic monsters, exotic objects whose gravity is so …

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Religion & Astronomy: From Galileo to Aliens

One of the most famous examples of the clash between religion and science is the trial of Galileo Galilei. Galileo supported Copernicus' view that …

101 Best Night Sky Photos of 2014 by Stargazers

The Night Sky in 2014<p>Credit: Tommy Eliassen<p>Solar eclipses, the moon and more wowed Space.com readers this year. See the most amazing night sky photos …

Awesome Geminid Meteor Shower Photos for 2014 (Gallery)

2014 Geminid Meteor Over Redondo Beach, California<p>Credit: Maxim Senin<p>Gemind meteors rained down in 2014. See photos of the 2014 Geminid meteor shower …

Curiosity Rover Drills Into Mars Rock, Finds Water

NASA's Curiosity rover is continuing to help scientists piece together the mystery of how Mars lost its surface water over the course of billions of …

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The Big Dipper: A Useful Pointer in the Sky

The Big Dipper is an asterism in the constellation Ursa Major (the Great Bear). One of the most familiar star shapes in the northern sky, it is a …

Planet Earth: Facts About Its Orbit, Atmosphere & Size

Earth, our home, is the third planet from the sun. It is the only planet known to have an atmosphere containing free oxygen, oceans of liquid water …

Northern Lights Photos: Amazing Aurora Views of 2014

Aurora Seen from the International Space Station<p>Credit: Alexander Gerst (via Twitter as @Astro_Alex)<p>European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst …

NASA Holds Off on Asteroid-Capture Mission Decision Until Early 2015

What will NASA's bold plan to capture an asteroid and bring it into orbit around the moon look like? Space fans are going to have to wait a little …

The Handmade Wooden Desk Organizer with Phone Stand and Cup Holder

Cup holder, phone stand. cable organizer have been put together. If you like the all-in-one design, let’s go on checking the <b>handmade wooden desk</b> …

Viewers Worldwide Are Torrenting ‘The Interview’ Despite U.S.-Only Release

Yesterday, Sony made “The Interview” available online through Google Play, YouTube Movies, and Xbox Video. Unfortunately, the film was restricted to the U.S. only, so viewers in other countries either had to celebrate Christmas with a Yule Log video or run off to a torrent site.<p>Not surprisingly, …

MAVEN nears solving mystery of Mars’ disappearing atmosphere

Even while the Mars rover Curiosity continues to discover the secrets of Martian water billions of years ago, a somewhat unsung hero silently orbits …

This Lightweight Snowblower Breaks Ice, Not Your Back

Tough on snow, easy on you<p>Normally, homeowners must choose between two types of snowblowers: a light, maneuverable single-stage model or a large, powerful two-stage one. The 922EXD combines the best attributes of both.<p>The secret is in the auger. Reinforced rubber-edged paddles wipe concrete clean, …

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PlayStation 4 Drops to $329 At Walmart

Console wars are getting fierce day-by-day, with PS4 leading for most part of the year. If you’re thinking about getting yourself a PlayStation 4, …