Archive: 20/05/2010

Hubble Finds Star Eating a Planet

( -- The hottest known planet in the Milky Way galaxy may also be its shortest-lived world. The doomed planet is being eaten by its parent star, according to observations made by a new instrument on NASA's Hubble ...

dateMay 20, 2010 in Astronomy
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Mystery disease kills rare Kazakh antelopes

More than 200 female saiga antelopes have died in Kazakhstan from an unknown disease, further threatening a species already at risk of extinction from poaching and habitat loss, officials said Thursday.

dateMay 20, 2010 in Ecology
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