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Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech
Science Tech

ICYMI: NASA Ends GRACE Mission, Your iPhone’s Calculator Might Be Buggy, and the US is Selling to Oil Companies

After 15 Years, NASA Says ‘Goodbye’ to GRACE     Satellite GRACE’s (Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment) 15-year-run has come to an end.  As reported by NASA themselves on October 27th, 2017, the U.S. and German collaboration ended its science operations.  GRACE was really two satellites that ‘provided unprecedented insights into […]

#ICYMI: A Scientist Won Miss USA Over the Weekend!
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#ICYMI: A Scientist Won Miss USA Over the Weekend!

Yes! Miss D.C., Kára McCullough, won Miss USA Sunday night.  Dubbed “one of the most intelligent contestants in recent memory” by producers, McCullough went on to impress the judges and fans enough to be crowned Miss USA. Kara McCullough is a 25-year-old woman who studied nuclear chemistry at South Carolina State University.  She […]

ICYMI: China is Facing an Outbreak of H7N9
Health News

ICYMI: China is Facing an Outbreak of H7N9

H7N9 is an Avian Flu that has been spreading throughout China to a large degree. This is not to be confused with the flu in Tennessee, USA which is H7N9 HPAI. This is different, though still a form of a bird flu. This outbreak in China of H7N9, however, is the […]