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August 2007

Boing Boing: Inorganic life?

New studies of dust that form lifelike structures suggest that extraterrestrial life may not be carbon-based at all.

BBC NEWS | Science/Nature | Galaxies clash in four-way merger

Four gigantic galaxies have been seen crashing into one another in one of the biggest cosmic collisions ever seen.

Fourth-generation pig clones born ::: Pink Tentacle

In a development that brings us one step closer toward the mass-cloning of animals for use in regenerative medicine, researchers from Meiji University have succeeded in creating the world’s first fourth-generation pig clones.

Charles in Space

Kazakhstan. Simonyi documented his experiences in training, in space, and back on terra firm at his terrific site Charles In Space.

July 2007

June 2007

Australian emerges after two weeks in underwater box

An Australian adventurer emerged from the bottom of a lake yesterday after spending nearly two weeks living underwater, riding a bike to generate electricity and using algae to produce oxygen.

May 2007

Stephen Hawking to go weightless in April - Space News - MSNBC.com

Stephen Hawking to go weightless in April - Space News - MSNBC.com

January 2007