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Volcano Alert at Kamchatsky

Americas Amber Alert National News Center (PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY) RIA Novosti -- The eruption of Eurasias highest volcano, Klyuchevskoi, ...

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Nitrogen-rich world near Saturn unveiled

When the Huygens spacecraft dipped its golden nose beneath the clouds of a distant moon Friday, it at last drew back the curtain on perhaps the most mysterious and exotic object in the solar system.

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A Taste For Dinosaurs

Conventional wisdom has long held that mammals spent millions of years in Darwinian limbo. As long as dinosaurs roamed the earth, our distant ancestors never got to be much more than cringing, ...

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Huygens probe shows Titan's diverse surface

An unexpectedly varied landscape of mountains and valleys, rivers and lakes - bathed in an alien orange light - emerged over the weekend as scientists began processing pictures and data taken by the Huygens space probe on its descent to the surface of Tit

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