Astronomers Detected a Huge New Structure in The Milky Way, And Don't Know What It Is
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Astronomers Detected a Huge New Structure in The Milky Way, And Don't Know What It Is

It can be difficult to determine the volume of a large body or locate distant floating objects when you are swimming in it. This is also true for
In the Infrastructure Bill, a Recognition: Climate Change Is a Crisis
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In the Infrastructure Bill, a Recognition: Climate Change Is a Crisis

Bipartisan consensus is possible when it comes to the effects of a warming planet. It is difficult to find agreement between Republicans and
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Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Includes $25 Billion in Potential New Subsidies for Fossil Fuels

As a down payment for addressing climate crisis, the Senate's bipartisan infrastructure bill will be sold. Environmental advocates and academics
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Oil giant BP ups dividend and confirms share buybacks as it posts better-than-expected quarterly profit

On June 15, 2020, BP logos can be seen at a BP petrol/diesel filling station southeast London. LONDON BP, the oil and gas giant, beat earnings
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Scientists spot light behind a black hole for the first time

Astronomers have captured unprecedented images of cosmic giants in a very short time span, taking us closer to black hole than ever before.
Electric Utilities, Formed Decades Ago, Struggle to Meet Climate Crisis
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Electric Utilities, Formed Decades Ago, Struggle to Meet Climate Crisis

Pacific Gas & Electric in California is updating its transmission network to avoid a repetition of 2018's Camp Fire that killed 85 people and
Why Merkel chose Russia over US on Nord Stream 2
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Why Merkel chose Russia over US on Nord Stream 2

Click play to hear this article from Amazon Polly BERLIN - Just weeks before a critical German election, the country's chancellor ignores protests
Astronomers show how planets form in binary systems without getting crushed
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Astronomers show how planets form in binary systems without getting crushed

Artists impression of Alpha Centauri B. Credit: ESO/L. Calada/N. Risinger Astronomers have created the most accurate model of planet formation in
In Nord Stream 2 fight, Ukraine gives EU taste of its own bureaucracy
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In Nord Stream 2 fight, Ukraine gives EU taste of its own bureaucracy

John MacDougall / Pool/EPA-EFE Click play to hear this article from Amazon Polly It was a bold, bureaucratic response to a geopolitical provocation
CG4: A Ruptured Cometary Globule
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CG4: A Ruptured Cometary Globule

Astronomy Picture Of The Day Explore the cosmos Every day, a new image or photograph of the fascinating universe is presented along with a short