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'Past The Point Of No Return:' An Antarctic Ice Sheet's Slow Collapse

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 3:02pm

NASA held a press conference to discuss the stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and its potential contribution to future sea level rise. The researchers announced that the ice sheet's collapse is both underway and unstoppable.

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Driving While Pregnant Is Riskier Than You Might Think

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 12:30pm

Expectant mothers are more likely to get into serious car crashes, a study finds. The risk is highest in the second trimester, when accident rates are similar to those for people with sleep apnea.

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Rocket Wars: Will A Suit By SpaceX Get Off The Ground?

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 4:03am

The Calif.-based maker of the Falcon 9 is hoping to break up a monopoly on the launch market for national security satellites.

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