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2 hrs ago | The Hill
The Obama administration on Thursday escalated its feuding with Rep. Darrell Issa , telling him he cannot have physical copies of ObamaCare security documents because he might leak them.
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2 hrs ago | BBC News
Measurements of a big sea on Titan, a moon of Saturn, show that it contains about 9,000 cubic km of mostly liquid methane.
5 hrs ago | Freshnews
The Muscular Dystrophy Association today announced it has awarded a second grant under the auspices of its Bridge-to-Industry program .
9 hrs ago | Resource Investing News
At 130,000 metric tons , Kazakhstan 's molybdenum reserves are among the world's largest, according to the US Geological Survey.
9 hrs ago | Universe Today
UV observations from Hubble show the size of water vapor plumes coming from Europa's south pole It's been known since 2005 that Saturn's 300-mile-wide moon Enceladus has geysers spewing ice and dust out into orbit from deep troughs that rake across its south pole.
10 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, left, joined by House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., takes reporters' questions, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, as House Republicans signaled support for a budget deal worked between Ryan and Senate Budget Committee Chair Rep. Patty Murray, D-Wash.
12 hrs ago | Free Republic
A leading earthquake expert has issued a dire warning to Californians about the expected impact of a major disruption to the San Andreas fault line.
13 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.
Scientists recently recorded the lowest temperatures on Earth at a desolate and remote ice plateau in East Antarctica, trumping a record set in 1983 and uncovering a new puzzle about the ice-covered continent.
14 hrs ago | WireNews+Co
When NASA's Juno spacecraft flew past Earth on October 9, it received a boost in speed of more than 7.3 kilometers per second, which set it on course for a July 4, 2016, rendezvous with Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system.
Newscast Media WASHINGTON-An emerging influenza virus, making its first appearance in humans in 2013, is not the serious human health threat that some experts have feared since the unusual pathogen sickened almost 140 in China.
The number of great earthquakes experienced in the past may be higher than previously thought, one researcher said here today at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union.
The shaking around Azle and Reno, which I will hereafter refer to as "San Andreas MInor," has attracted the attention of the U.S. Geological Survey precisely because the area has almost no record of seismic activity.
If state and local officials, including those in Kentucky and Indiana, need any more evidence to take climate adaptation seriously, they can check out a new tool from the U.S. Geological Survey .
Studies of Mercury show that it has shrunk by about 11 kilometers across since the solar system's fiery birth 4.5 billion years ago.
This was the message of US Geological Survey scientist Dr Lucy Jones here at the American Geophysical Union meeting in San Francisco.
The Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii is listed by the US Geological Survey as being at a "Watch" alert level.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 4.5 magnitude earthquake shook Oklahoma up around 12:10 p.m. Saturday.