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Bob Franken: Humans on the comet

...all, we're talking about a body zipping through the solar system at 44,000 miles per hour.Besides, it's a shame...happened since the beginning of existence. How did this solar system form, for instance? It may detect some insights into...
Soldotna Elementary School improves reading levels

Trent Boots walked straight to the fiction section directly beneath the inflated solar system hanging from the ceiling. "The Penderwicks at Point Mouette" by Jeanne Birdsall is Boot's favorite book. He's memorized...

...reclassifying it as a "dwarf planet" instead. As a result, it no longer is a member of the very select planets of the solar system, the ones we have all learned since Pluto's discovery in 1930.The IAU's vote was controversial, of course...
Researchers forecast strong auroras over Alaska

...field move in a constant fury because the sun is so hot, and the interaction of those particles with others in the solar system leads to colorful auroras, among other things."The sun actually, in a larger scale, behaves like a comet," Smith...

...came to mind as NASA reported that its Voyager 1 spacecraft has finally popped out of the "hot gas bubble" of our solar system and is headed to the stars after a 36-year voyage. The first man-made object to leave our planetary system, it...
Community, then we are going over to the dark side," said Glendale resident Sophia Ross, a homeowner with a rooftop solar system.The five-member commission will reconvene Thursday. The outcome by the commission with final say over APS rates...
Shrew-ed moves

...I get myself into really deep trouble here, let me explain that my bride is one of the biggest animal lovers in the solar system. Unfortunately for the species known as rodents they lack the charisma to end up on her cute-n-cuddly and should...
'Green Lantern' has reviewer seeing red online figured out that even if each Lantern were to live 100 years and teleport directly to and from each of the solar systems in his sector, he or she could stay for less than half a second in each before zipping off to the next one.So...
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National Popular Vote would hurt Alaska

...for the Presidency we are talking about, but a whole solar system of governmental power. If it is proposed to change the balance of power of one of the elements of the solar system, it is necessary to consider all the others." This...
Melodramatic meant to be fun: Will the world end on the winter solstice of 2012?

...blow up the meteor or stop the earthquake with a suitcase full of plutonium. That just doesn't make sense. If the solar system decides to scrape us off the surface of this planet, that's it. No last ditch effort is going to make a difference...


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