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The debate about water and lakes on Mars is becoming more and more interesting

This image taken by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows ice sheets at the south pole of Mars. picture: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona/JHU Scientists have been arguing for years about mysterious radar scans of Mars’ south pole. Do they reveal underground lakes of liquid water? or something else? And two new papers this week have added more …

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An ‘exceptionally rare’ meteorite impact crater found in the Twin Cities metro

An exceptionally rare meteorite crater was discovered in Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, and its size indicates that if it had struck today, it would have wiped out a massive portion of the Twin Cities. The crater was discovered several hundred feet underground by researchers from the University of Minnesota Geological Survey (MGS). It is the …

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Citroen announces an EV concept that uses recycled cardboard and has a top speed of 68 mph

Citroen’s first concept car photographed in Paris on September 29, 2022. The automaker says it has a top speed of 68 mph. Eric Pyrmont | AFP | Getty Images French carmaker Citroen released details of a new electric concept car Thursday, with its CEO telling CNBC that electrification of individual transportation is an important part …

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Facebook and Bain have a new tool to help employees track their contributions to climate change

Adam Brown and Philip Charm, founders of The Climate Club Photographer: Bonnie Ray Mills, photo courtesy of Adam Brown Adam Brown’s first two entrepreneurial projects were related to education. First, he launched Pencils of Promise in 2008, a non-profit organization that has started more than 500 schools in Ghana, Guatemala, Laos and Nicaragua. In 2017, …

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All 50 states get the green light to build electric charging stations covering 75,000 miles of highways

A man charges his car at a Tesla Super charging station in Arlington, Virginia on August 13, 2021. Andrew Caballero Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images The US Department of Transportation said Tuesday it has approved electric vehicle charging station plans for all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico that cover nearly 75,000 miles …

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How to watch NASA’s Dart spacecraft crash into an asteroid

Artist’s depiction of the DART spacecraft approaching an asteroid. Clarification: NASA DART’s demise has finally come to an end, as NASA’s spacecraft is on a collision course with the tiny asteroid Demorphos. Here’s how you can witness this all-important asteroid-distracting experiment. An acronym for the Double Asteroid Redirection Test, the DART . mission It is …

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