Self-Assembling Nanococcoons Mimic Natural Viruses
Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer is Finally Here!
First astronomers saw exoplanets, then they saw Earth like ones, then they saw the planets’ atmospheres… now they see rotation.
Exoplanet’s Rotation Detected for the First Time
A gas giant orbiting a relatively nearby star rotates every eight hours, its spectrum reveals
Let’s all say it together: MAG – MA. Earth’s Oldest and Biggest Crater Yields New Secrets
In the abraded heart of South Africa’s Vredefort impact crater lie striking green-black “impact” melt rocks that were thought to have been lost to time Scientific American magazine|
By Becky Oskin, LiveScience.
In Sao Paulo, ethanol is not so green after all.
Ethanol Fuels Ozone Pollution
Shifts in the use of gasoline and ethanol to fuel vehicles in Sao Paulo created a unique atmospheric chemistry experiment.
Yale environment 360 reports on the challenges facing Africa’s Virunga National Park, home to mountain gorillas and lawless militias, as recent violence and plans for oil exploration have sparked concern for this iconic World Heritage Site. link