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MH370 search detects ancient shipwreck, but no plane

FOX News: SciTech - Thu, 05/14/2015 - 12:00am
The $90 million search for the long-missing MH370 plane has detected some surprising finds in the southern Indian Ocean – debris that is believed to be from an ancient shipwreck. Search teams from the Australian Transport Safety Bureau have detected “man-made objects,” such as an anchor from a ship, reports news.com.au.
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Solar Impulse 2 pilot preps for daunting 5-day solo flight across Pacific

FOX News: SciTech - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:37pm
The most daunting leg of Solar Impulse 2’s epic journey around the world will be a massive test of endurance for the solar-powered plane’s pilot Andre Borschberg.
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Researchers find proof of pharaohs' incest

FOX News: SciTech - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:00am
A new study has found that "pharaohs varied less in height than men of the common population," as a researcher explains—a rather plain statement with some pretty gossipy implications.
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Ocean on Saturn moon Enceladus may have potential energy source to support life

FOX News: SciTech - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 9:16am
Saturn's icy moon Enceladus is looking better and better as a potential abode for alien life.
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Chicken embryos with dinosaur snouts created in lab

FOX News: SciTech - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 8:23am
Chicks with dino-snouts? With a little molecular tinkering, for the first time scientists have created chicken embryos with broad, Velociraptor-like muzzles in the place of their beaks
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Solar Impulse 2 plane takes renewable energy and clean tech to new heights, says pilot

FOX News: SciTech - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:15pm
The Solar Impulse 2 plane, about to embark on the most daunting leg of its epic round-the-world journey, is taking renewable energy and clean technology to new heights, says pilot Bertrand Piccard.
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New NASA images may solve Ceres 'bright spot' puzzle

FOX News: SciTech - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:34am
A series of new NASA images may explain the unusual bright spots on dwarf planet Ceres that have been puzzling scientists.
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NASA funds 'squid rover,' 14 other far-out space tech ideas

FOX News: SciTech - Tue, 05/12/2015 - 9:04am
NASA has funded 15 ambitious tech concepts in the hopes that one or more of them may have a huge impact on space science or exploration down the road.
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