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X-ray telescope X-Calibur flies high above New Mexico

On Sept. 19, Henric Krawczynski, the principal investigator on the X-Calibur telescope mission, announced on the mission blog that the telescope had landed safely near the border between Arizona and New Mexico. The team retrieved ...

dateSep 21, 2016 in Astronomy
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Scientists concerned about beetles' effect on rare bird

It was a good plan: Bring in hungry beetles that feed only on nonnative salt cedar trees to get a handle on a hardy, invasive species that was crowding riverbanks across the West and leaching precious water from the drought-stricken ...

dateSep 07, 2016 in Ecology
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