Midcentury Life, on Mars (Op-Ed)
But, unlike Earth, Mars lacks a magnetosphere to protect the surface from solar and cosmic radiation. To shield the residents from these high-energy particles, habitats, laboratories and so forth will be located ... from 20 degrees Celsius (70 degrees ...
What Is Deafness? What Is Hearing Loss?
Some diseases or circumstances can cause deafness, including: Degree of hearing ... of their function, and our hearing gets worse. In Western Europe and North America it is estimated that over half of all people over 70 years of age have hearing impairment ...
Human Trafficking: One Of The Fastest Growing Criminal Industries In The Country
Human Trafficking is known as modern day slavery ... CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) - Presidents from the West African countries hit by the Ebola outbreak are meeting with world health leaders to come up with ways to stop the spread of the deadly disease.
The Week Long Messier Marathon
Labeled as M40, this object is actually double star WNC 4, located in the same eyepiece field as 70 Ursae Majoris to the northeast ... Let’s hop four and a half degrees west and a shade north of Epsilon to locate one of the largest elliptical galaxies ...
2012 Victory Cross Country First Ride
It’s before noon and the temperature gauge in the Cross Country’s digital display window says the outside temp is 102 degrees already ... the 2012 Victory Cross Country is up to the task. Traveling north, the harsh brown earth of Texas gave way ...