Bernie Sanders Targeted Again And Again In Chaotic Democratic Debate
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Bernie Sanders Targeted Again And Again In Chaotic Democratic Debate

CHARLESTON, S.C. ― Bernie Sanders finally got the front-runner treatment at Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate, a combative and messy affair that put his rivals’ urgency on display as polls show the Vermont senator solidifying his support in South Carolina and in other states across the country. After skating by largely unchallenged in last week’s debate…

Bigger isn’t always better for family ski trips
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Bigger isn’t always better for family ski trips

Like it or not, megaresorts dominate the ski industry. And for families seeking a wide variety of terrain, extensive lift systems, and ample amenities, the big resorts make perfect sense. But families pining for a lower-key ski vacation have options too, among the smaller, easy-going mountains that are thriving despite the broader industry trend. I’m…

ExoMars Mission Pushed to 2022 Due to Technical Delays and of Course, Covid-19
Nature & Science

ExoMars Mission Pushed to 2022 Due to Technical Delays and of Course, Covid-19

An artist’s impression of the ExoMars rover on the surface of Mars. One day…Image: ESA/ATG MedialabUnfinished tests and complications arising from the coronavirus pandemic have forced the European Space Agency and Russia’s Roscosmos to postpone the launch of ExoMars, a collaborative mission to land a rover on the Red Planet and search for signs of…

Here’s a list of disinfectants you can use against coronavirus
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Here’s a list of disinfectants you can use against coronavirus

(CNN)The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is arming consumers with a list of disinfectants that people can use to protect themselves from the novel coronavirus.The federal agency released a five-page list of chemicals and products Thursday that it says are strong enough to ward off “harder-to-kill” viruses than SARS-CoV-2, the virus that’s responsible for the disease.”Using…

Jamaican iguana
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Jamaican iguana

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The leading clean-energy research firm just slashed its outlook in response to the coronavirus pandemic, revealing that solar energy installations could decline for the first time in decades
Green Energy

The leading clean-energy research firm just slashed its outlook in response to the coronavirus pandemic, revealing that solar energy installations could decline for the first time in decades

The novel coronavirus is hampering the growth of renewable energy, including solar and wind power.A leading research firm slashed its projections for 2020 solar installations. It could be “the first year ever where solar build is lower than the previous year,” an analyst said. The growth of the lithium-ion battery industry will slow as well, as…

Comet 67P is hiding nitrogen that could solve a solar system mystery
Green Energy

Comet 67P is hiding nitrogen that could solve a solar system mystery

By Leah Crane Comet 67P has a hidden source of nitrogenESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDAThe mystery of the missing nitrogen in comets may finally be solved. These space rocks appear to have 10 times less nitrogen than they ought to based on our understanding of how they form, but a new finding from comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko…