Daily Archives: December 10, 2013

Decoding a Tsunami’s Source.

December 10, 2013 – Decoding a Tsunami’s Source: In the powerful earthquake off Japan in 2011, the size of the destructive tsunami it spawned caught scientists by surprise. But they soon learned why the waves were so large: measurements showed … Continue reading

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2,000 Year Old Mystery of Deep Space Solved!

December 10, 2013 – 2,000 Year Old Mystery of Deep Space Solved: A mystery that began nearly 2,000 years ago, when Chinese astronomers witnessed what would turn out to be an exploding star in the sky, has been solved. New … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Glacier National Park, Montana.

December 10, 2013 – Picture of the Day: Who is ready to enjoy snow on America’s public lands this winter? Here’s a great shot of someone backpacking across the snowpack in Glacier National Park in Montana. (Credits – The U.S. … Continue reading

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