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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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Jenny Tesar: Fracking wastes — Liquid or solid, you don’t want them

To newly constructed holding tanks? To wastewater treatment plants near you? What kind of treatment would be possible, since the mining companies are not required to disclose what chemicals make up their fracking fluids? And after “treatment,” where …

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Once Solid Peninsula in Antarctica Begins to Melt – Science Times


Science Times

Once Solid Peninsula in Antarctica Begins to Melt
Science Times
This makes this area the next largest source of sea level increase in Antarctica. "To date, the glaciers added roughly 300 cubic km of water to the ocean," Wouters said. "That's the equivalent of the volume of nearly 350,000 Empire State Buildings
Sudden onset of ice loss in Antarctica detectedScience Codex
Antarctica Added 300 Trillion Liters of Water to Oceans Since 2009, Courtesy News Every day
Antarctic sheet is thinningTimes of Malta

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US Ecology Announces Solid First Quarter 2012 Results – Yahoo Finance

BOISE, ID–(Marketwire -05/01/12)- US Ecology, Inc. (ECOL – News) (“the Company”) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012. Net income for the first quarter of 2012 was $ 4.5 million, or $ 0.25 per diluted share.
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ACC finds solid ground in unstable environment – Yahoo Finance

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference has emerged as an attractive football conference. After a shaky start in conference realignment roulette, the basketball-rich ACC rebounded and became the first power conference to reach 14 teams. That …
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Time for solid policy not dreams on environment, lawmakers told

Seminar tells MPs no party has seriously tackled problems in 10 years
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