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Comets May Not Explain 'Alien Megastructure' Star's Strange Flickering After All

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http://feedproxy.google.com — It's looking less likely that a faraway star's strange dimming can be explained by a swarm of comets or an "alien megastructure." Read More
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Mummy Identification Still Uncertain Science

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http://feedproxy.google.com — King Tut is the only 18th Dynasty pharaoh whose mummy has been identified with certainty, says a new analysis. Read More
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Death by Meteorite? India Tragedy May Be 1st in Recorded History

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http://feedproxy.google.com — For the first time in recorded history, a meteorite is reported to have killed a person. Read More
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5 Things to Know About Zika Virus

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The outbreak of the mosquito-borne Zika virus throughout parts of the Americas has raised international concern because of the virus's possible connection to a neurological birth defect called microcephaly. Here are 5 important things to know about Zika. Read More
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Long-term picture offers little solace on climate change

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http://www.sciencedaily.com — Climate change projections that look ahead one or two centuries show a rapid rise in temperature and sea level, but say little about the longer picture. A new looks at the next 10,000 years, and finds that the catastrophic impact of another three centuries of carbon pollution will persist millennia after the carbon dioxide releases cease. Read More
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Long jumping earthquakes: Double dose of bad earthquake news

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http://www.sciencedaily.com — A team of researchers has discovered that earthquake ruptures can jump much further than previously thought, a finding that could have severe implications on the Los Angeles area and other regions in the world. Read More
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Oxford ranked top in the UK for Geographical Studies in the THE World University Rankings 2013/14

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http://uk-universities.timeshighereducation.co.uk — The Times Higher Education World University Rankings offer performance information on teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. UK universities compared in partnership with FindTheBest. 03/10/13 3 October 2013 - Read More
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Prof. David Banister talks about Big Data in video made for the Saïd Business School

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http://we.tl — 04/10/13 4 October 2013 - Read More
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