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Wasteland turned into forest in Xiongan New Area

A newly planted tree stands in line with other trees planted for the Xiongan New Area forest landscape in Zhaogang village, Xiong county, North China's Hebei Province, on March 23, 2018. Photo: Li Hao/GT A worker uses machinery to assist in digging holes for the Xiongan New Area forest landscape in

GLOBALTIMES.CN - 2018-03-24 00:16:39

Six Months After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico's Famous Telescope Is Still Under Threat

The drive to the Arecibo Observatory from San Juanis breathtaking in both beauty and treachery. The hour-long journey follows a roller-coaster-like path of humps and switchbacks through the dense tropical forest on what should be, but is not, a one-way road. Houses remain covered in tarps, awaiting

GIZMODO AUSTRALIA - 2018-03-23 22:30:00

Google Doodle Celebrates The 98th Birthday Of Geochemist Katsuko Saruhashi

Thursday's Google Doodle celebrates pioneering geochemist Katsuko Saruhashi on what would have been her 98th birthday. Beyond her studies, Katsuko Saruhashi was the first woman to be named on the Science Council of Japan, as well as being the first woman to earn Japan's Miyake Prize for geochemistry

10THOUSANDCOUPLES.COM - 2018-03-23 21:29:00

Heart Institute Inaugurates State-of-The-Art Building Expansion

OTTAWA, March 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At an Official Inauguration Ceremony held today at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Dr. Thierry Mesana, President and CEO, joined Yasir Naqvi, Ontario's Attorney General and MPP for Ottawa Centre, Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Infrastructure and MPP f

GLOBENEWSWIRE.COM - 2018-03-23 21:01:00

Galaxy Wars: Gas-Stealing Space Bully Named by Scientists

We have a front-row seat to view to a cosmic tug-of-war, unfolding on the outskirts of the Milky Way Galaxy and only NASA's Hubble Space Telescope can see who is winning. Two dwarf galaxies, the Large Magellanic Cloud and the Small Magellanic Cloud, orbiting our galaxy, as well as each other. One of

SPUTNIKNEWS.COM - 2018-03-23 18:41:00

Cambridge Analytica's "psychographic microtargeting": what's bullshit and what's legit

Why did Cambridge Analytica - the analytics and marketing firm that worked for the Trump presidential campaign - want to know what 50 million people "liked" on Facebook? The answer, as we've learned, is that the firm, which obtained the personal data of millions of users without their consent, soug

VOX - 2018-03-23 18:00:03

Chinese scientist Zhang Miman wins 2018 L'Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science award

Five outstanding researchers received the 2018 L'Oreal-UNESCO for Women in Science award at a ceremony in Paris, France on Thursday evening for their groundbreaking research in the life sciences. One of the recipients was Chinese vertebrate paleozoology scientist Zhang Miman. 82-year-old Zhang, also

GBTIMES.COM - 2018-03-23 17:59:00

Volcanoes on Mars Helped Form its Early Oceans

Thanks to the many missions that have been studying Mars in recent years, scientists are aware that roughly 4 billion years ago, the planet was a much different place. In addition to having a denser atmosphere, Mars was also a warmer and wetter place, with liquid water covering much of the planet's

UNIVERSE TODAY - 2018-03-23 17:40:38