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Curiosity Mars Rover Begins Summer Road Trip

On Monday, NASA announced that its Curiosity Mars rover would be going on a “summer road trip”.

The rover’s journey is set to cover just under 2km of terrain and will continue to search for conditions that may have once supported ancient life. 451 more words

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The Recovery Diet: Protein and its role in chronic disease

It’s been a while… again. Oddly enough, the world of blogging pulls me back in, often in the most unexpected times: amidst a global pandemic, in the middle of some of my heaviest projects, and in the peak of the west coast summer. 701 more words

Glacier Snow on The Alps Turns Pink; Could Accelerate Melting of Ice

The Presena glacier in Northern Italy is turning pink because of a type of algae. The pink snow is common in several parts of the Alps range, but its presence is more pronounced this year, spelling trouble for the environment. 484 more words

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Why is reproductive health important?

This might seem like an obvious question. If you’ve taken that mandatory health class in high school or had “the talk” with your parents, you’ve probably heard of sexually transmitted infections and contraceptives. 729 more words

Valid Emotions

To live means to feel. All creatures have emotions, whether they be able to express it or not. Emotion is an experience that can be a reaction to an action or a reason for an action. 395 more words

Shell Adornments from 120,000 Years Ago

Intriguing archaeological news from Qafzeh Cave, a prehistoric burial site located at the bottom of Mount Precipice in Israel.  The anatomically modern human remains found interred in the cave are 92,000 years old–among the oldest Homo Sapiens remains discovered outside of Africa.  313 more words

In Orbit

Spaceman

– Major Tom Foale spent 6 months on the International Space Station. Army Air Corps Officer, Astronaut, Britain. His choice of ride is appropriate: 1200 Triumph Scramble. Boxed adventure.

Triumph Motorcycle