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Skydiver Goes Supersonic in Record-Breaking ‘Near-Space Dive’

In a harrowing plunge from the stratosphere, a Google executive broke the world record for the highest-altitude skydive today (Oct. 24). Alan Eustace, a senior vice president at Google, hit supersonic speeds as he fell from more than 25 miles (40 … Continue reading

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Can You Get Ebola on Public Transportation?

News that a doctor in New York with Ebola traveled on the subway the day before he developed symptoms of the disease may have some people worried about contracting Ebola on public transportation. Yesterday, Dr. Craig Spencer, who recently returned … Continue reading

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Famed Physicist Stephen Hawking Joins Facebook

World-renowned physicist and author Stephen Hawking has joined Facebook. Hawking became a member of the popular social networking site on Oct. 7, just weeks before the upcoming release of “The Theory of Everything,” a biographical film about Hawking’s relationship with … Continue reading

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Man Recovers From Ebola in Germany After Routine Intensive Care

One man who contracted Ebola and even had further complications of the infection has now recovered after receiving routine intensive care at a hospital in Germany. The man’s case suggests that even if patients do not have access to experimental … Continue reading

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Enphase Energy introduces new AC Battery

The battery is integrated with the recently introduced Enphase Energy Management System and is based on a distributed architecture. It has been designed for both residential and commercial applications and provides system owners with the ability to store solar energy … Continue reading

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Why Virginia Has No Renewable Energy

 By Peter Galuszka For all the hew and cry over renewable energy sources and the “War on Coal,” it is extremely interesting to see just how much progress Virginia has made with renewable energy. The answer: hardly any to none. … Continue reading

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EU sets 27% renewable energy target

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Michigan recognized for continued strides in renewable energy

by Lauren Leffel Michigan continues to grab the attention of environmentalist organizations around the country with its growing research, policies and production of renewable energy sources. Tom Swanson, the clean energy program manager for Pew Charitable Trusts, speaks with Greening of … Continue reading

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Wow! This Hubble Telescope Photo of Mars with a Comet Is Amazing

The famed Hubble Space Telscope has captured a jaw-dropping view of a comet making an incredibly close flyby of Mars. The space telescope snapped the amazing image when Comet Siding Spring (also called C/2013 A1) was hurtling through space near … Continue reading

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Ebola Suspected in NY Doctor

A doctor who recently arrived in the United States from West Africa is being tested for Ebola at Bellevue Hospital in New York City, according to the city’s health department. The doctor has a fever and gastrointestinal symptoms. He was … Continue reading

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