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Did you know?
you know that the Sun will eventually
into a red
, and finally, a white
Did you know that the Sun's poles rotate more slowly than the Sun's equator?
Earth and Space Science Concept of the Day
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xS-wave : An s-wave (for shear wave) is a seismic body wave that shakes the ground back and forth perpendicular to the direction the wave is moving
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Scientists can now study climate change in far more detail with powerful new computer software released by the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) in Boulder, Colo. The Community Earth System...Read more