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Stephen Hawking
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Stephen Hawking Says Life on Earth Will Not Last Another 1,000 Years

British physicist Stephen Hawking says human life will not survive another 1,000 years on planet Earth. As a guest speaker at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Hawking said future exploration of space is needed if mankind wants to survive. He called Earth a fragile planet and NASA’s role in finding a habitable planet is crucial.

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HR to Face Size
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Study Links Home Run Hitting To Face Size

As we are always reminded: size matters, and you know what they say about a guy with a really big face? He's a home run hitter.

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Category: Science, Sports
Alpha Centauri Bb

You Can Name a Planet in Outrageous Contest

Earth, Mars, Neptune – how hard can it possibly be to name a planet?

Now’s your chance to find out.

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Category: Science
Deep Space
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Universe is 80 Million Years Older Than Thought

How they figure this stuff out is beyond me, but scientists just found out the universe is older than they originally thought. A look at the split second after the ‘Big Bang’ shows the Universe is 80 million years older, putting at 13.81 billion years. The European Space Agency’s Planck probe took a look at the afterglow of the Big Bang and found the Universe is older, but they also found it is expanding a rate slower than they thought.

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Hugo Chavez
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Venezuela Will Not Embalm Dead President Hugo Chavez, After All

Hugo Chavez, the President of Venezuela, died on March 5 this year and the word from the acting President of the county was that his body would be put on permanent display in the states capital, but those plans have changed. Ernesto Villegas, the Information Minister said the initial plans have changed because of the difficulty of having the procedure done.

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Woman Sleeping
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Women Need More Sleep Than Men

A new study by Duke University says women wake up grumpier than men because women need more sleep than men.  The study found lack of sleep for women can lead to heart  disease and depression, but the amount of sleep a person needs depends on the person, but generally women need at least 20 more minutes a day than a man does.

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Category: Health, Lifestyle, Science Tags: ,
Jupiter and Europa

Scientists Say Life Is Possible on Jupiter’s Europa Moon

Scientists believe that the key to discovering extraterrestrial life could lie deep in the festering, underground oceans of Jupiter’s ice-covered moon Europa. New research suggests that if the salt water ocean beneath the surface of the frigid moon ever makes it's way to the surface, creating an intergalactic petri dish capable of producing a life-promoting environment.

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Category: Science
Asteroid passing earth this weekend
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Football Field-Sized Asteroid to Pass Earth This Weekend

A giant asteroid the size of a football field is scheduled to pass through Earth’s atmosphere over the weekend. Scientists say that the 330-foot-wide fiery rock will miss striking the Earth’s surface by nearly 600,000 miles - about three times the distance between our planet and the moon.

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Category: Science

Watch This Giant Real-Life Robot Dog Fling Cinderblocks Across the Room

The mad scientists over at Boston Dynamics have created a four-legged dog-like robot they call BigDog robot.

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Travel to Mars

Millionaire Plans First Manned Mission to Mars for 2018

An entrepreneur with more money than God has decided that he wants to be one of the first men to complete a mission to mars. And while this space crusader with deep pockets may have the cash flow to pull of such an ambitious undertaking, some believe that he may have spread himself too thin by announcing plans to get his journey underway by 2018. 

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Category: Offbeat, Science

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