How to Search for E.T. by Scanning Alien Skies
Many of these ... searchlight are 2,500 miles distant, the separation from the East Coast to the West Coast of the United States," Seager wrote. Alien Planet Quiz: Are You an Exoplanet Expert? Astronomers have confirmed more than 800 planets beyond our ...
NASA Mars Opportunity Rover Sets Off-Earth Driving Record Beating Out USSR Rover
The goal for both of these rover missions was for each to travel 40 meters per day and accumulate one kilometer ... But what is really important is not how many miles the rover has racked up, but how much exploration and discovery we have accomplished ...
Iowa City charitable meters raise $800 in six months
IOWA CITY — Iowa City has collected nearly $800 in coins fed into downtown donation meters ... feet apart. No one has been charged with violating the ordinance in the first six months, Iowa City Police Sgt. Denise Brotherton said. She did not know how ...
How to Train 400 Meter Runners
Sprinting the 400 meters requires speed and stamina. Photo Credit sprinter image by Rusty McCloud from <a href='http://www.fotolia.com'>Fotolia.com</a> The 400-meter dash is one of ... of the blocks should lie about a foot behind the starting line.
How To Figure Out How Many BTUs You Need In Your A/C
Hot times are coming and you may find yourself buying a new air conditioner, but how do you figure out how many BTUs you need? Silencedotcom over in the Consumerist Forums posted this BTU guide: Length of Room x Width of Room [in feet] = Area (Area x 30 ...