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New Form of Water, Both Liquid and Solid, Is ‘Really Strange’

This new form, called superionic water, consists of a rigid lattice of oxygen atoms through which positively charged hydrogen nuclei move. It is not known to exist naturally anywhere on Earth, but it may be bountiful farther out in the solar system …

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Mahindra & Renesas Form Strategic Formula E Partnership

The prominent auto manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra has formed a new strategic partnership with the semiconductor supplier Renesas Electronics Corporation based around the development and manufacturing of electric vehicle tech and “Advanced Driver Assistance Systems” in India, according to a new press release
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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica? – Scientific American


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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica?
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At the bottom of the world, in a frigid Antarctic desert, sits a weird pond only a few inches deep that is so salty, it stays liquid even at temperatures of minus 58 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 50 degrees Celsius). The source of the pond's unusually

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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica? – Live Science


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How Did This Weird, Super-Salty Pond Form in Antarctica?
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[See Photos of Antarctica's Subglacial Lake Whillans]. Understanding that system, as well as the surface streaks of water sucked up by the salty soils, could help reveal more about similar features on the surface of Mars. It is virtually impossible

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Trican acquires fracking firm Canyon for $637M to form $1.4B company

Trican and Canyon will collectively provide 675,000 high horsepower (HHP) of available hydraulic fracturing capacity, as well as cementing, coiled tubing, nitrogen fracturing, acidizing … as part of their buying process today. Leading Suppliers want …
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Statoil Says Former Exec Stole Fracking Tech To Form Rival

claiming he pirated proprietary fracking technology and had his wife file a patent application based on Statoil’s confidential information. Statoil Gulf Services LLC and Reveal Energy Services Inc. — a subsidiary formed in 2016 to further develop and …
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Tatum: Any form of fracking is unsafe

A serious problem sometimes overlooked is the disposal of wastewater left over after the fracking operation. Cases have been found where it has been trucked off-site, sometimes for many miles, and dumped illegally into creeks and ditches. Floridians have …
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Air Pollution Is The Deadliest Form Of Pollution, Costing $225 Billion In Lost Labor Income In 2013, Says World Bank

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A new report from the World Bank has concluded that air pollution is the deadliest form of pollution, and the fourth leading cause of premature deaths worldwide, while costing the global economy about $ 225 billion in lost labor income in 2013. *Scroll down to view an infographic outlining the cost in money and lives of [&hellip

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Solar PV Will Be Cheapest Form Of Power Within A Decade

Originally published on RenewEconomy. A major new study says policy makers and energy planners are still underestimating the cost potential of large scale solar, and that within in a decade, it will be cheapest form of power and will fall to 2c/kWh. A major new study from a leading German think tank and renewable energy

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Scientists discover new form of life in strange underground lake in Antarctica – natmonitor.com


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Scientists discover new form of life in strange underground lake in Antarctica
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Antarctica is one of the harshest environments on earth, and yet even here, life has the amazing ability to survive and thrive. Scientists with the British Antarctic Survey and other institutions drilled through the ice sheet to dig up clean sediment
Life found in the sediments of an Antarctic subglacial lake for the first timeenvironmentalresearchweb

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