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Should you drink bottled water? (And other questions for Charles Fishman) | Daniel Pink

Should you drink bottled water? (And other questions for Charles Fishman) | Daniel Pink | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Last year, my pal Charles Fishman wrote a really smart book about a really big subject: Water.
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World Electricity Mix Interactive -- National Geographic

World Electricity Mix Interactive -- National Geographic | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Where does the world get its electricity? See how much power is generated, and from what fuels, today and in the future.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Nine Neat NASA Resources for Teachers and Students

Almost every time I visit NASA's website I find something new and interesting to me. I just did a quick look through my archives and over the last few year I've written about NASA-related topics more than sixty times. Here are nine of those better NASA resources for teachers and students.

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Symphony of Science - Onward to the Edge!

Symphony of Science - Onward to the Edge! | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it

- A musical celebration of the importance and inspirational qualities of space exploration (human and robotic), as well as a look at...

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» Little Exoplanets Found In Tiny Solar System

» Little Exoplanets Found In Tiny Solar System | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
NASA's Kepler space telescope has detected two extrasolar planets that are the size of or smaller than Earth, making them the smallest exoplanets found to date.
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FLOW - Official Theatrical Trailer

FLOW - Official Theatrical Trailer | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Irena Salina's award-winning documentary investigation into what experts label the most important political and environmental issue of the 21st Century - The...
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Call of Life

Call of Life | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it

All over the world species are becoming extinct at an astonishing rate, from 1000 to 10,000 times faster than normal. The loss of biodiversity has become so severe that scientists are calling it a mass extinction event.

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Life on Mars - Seven Wonders of the Microbe World (7/7)

Life on Mars - Seven Wonders of the Microbe World (7/7) | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/biology --- This video examines how the discovery and e...
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7 Billion: How Did We Get So Big So Fast?

7 Billion: How Did We Get So Big So Fast? | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
It was just over two centuries ago that the global population was 1 billion — in 1804. But better medicine and improved agriculture resulted in higher life e...
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Time in Space May Alter Astronauts’ Genes

Time in Space May Alter Astronauts’ Genes | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Spending long periods at low gravity may alter genes, suggests a new experiment involving a magnet-powered trick used on Earth to simulate w...
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Global Carbon Footprints -- National Geographic

Global Carbon Footprints -- National Geographic | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Find out how your carbon footprint compares to other average carbon footprints around the world.
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NASA's Kepler Mission Finds Three Smallest Exoplanets - NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Kepler Mission Finds Three Smallest Exoplanets - NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Astronomers using data from NASA's Kepler mission have discovered the three smallest planets yet detected orbiting a star beyond our sun.
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A Significant Portion of Mars Could Be Friendly to Life, New Models Suggest | Popular Science

A Significant Portion of Mars Could Be Friendly to Life, New Models Suggest | Popular Science | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it

Now that we have slam-dunk evidence that Mars was once a wet and likely temperate place, astrobiologists are pondering the implications for ancient Martian life. One new study says the Red Planet has even more habitable space than Earth — albeit underground.

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TechCrunch | Google Puts $94M In Solar Projects; Clean Energy Investments Nearing $1B In Total

TechCrunch | Google Puts $94M In Solar Projects; Clean Energy Investments Nearing $1B In Total | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Google is ending 2011 with an investment that brings its total of renewable energy investments to an impressive $915 million.
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What’s Mine is Yours: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption

What’s Mine is Yours: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
What’s Mine Is Yours: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption...
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EarthPortal » Home

EarthPortal » Home | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it

The Earth Portal is a comprehensive resource for timely, objective, science-based information about the environment. It is a means for the global scientific community to come together to produce the first free, expert-driven, massively scaleable information resource on the environment, and to engage civil society in a public dialogue on the role of environmental issues in human affairs. It contains no commercial advertising and reaches a large global audience.

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NASA Mars Science Laboratory (Curiosity Rover) Mission Animation [HDx1280]

NASA Mars Science Laboratory (Curiosity Rover) Mission Animation [HDx1280] | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
Released April 4, 2011, courtesy of NASA/JPL: "This artist's concept animation depicts key events of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission, which will launc...
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» Potentially Earth-Like Planet Has Right Temperature for Life

» Potentially Earth-Like Planet Has Right Temperature for Life | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
For the first time, astronomers have found a planet smack in the middle of the habitable zone of its sunlike star, where temperatures are good for life.
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How Large is the Universe?

How Large is the Universe? | Space: The Final Frontier | Scoop.it
The mind-blowing answer comes from a theory describing the birth of the universe in the first instant of time. The universe has long captivated us with its i...
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