NASA announces new evidence for water ice at Mercury’s poles

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Scientist have long speculated that ice existed on the planet Mercury. Radio waves bounced off the planet decades ago indicated many bright spots on the planet’s surface. Scientist were reluctant to conclude that the white areas were ice though. The white reflection could have been silicate, sulfur, or other highly-reflective substances. Today, a new analysis…

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“Six Strikes” copyright enforcement plan has been postponed until 2013

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Now what are these guys up to now? The executive director of the Center for Copyright Information, which is in charge of the copyright warning system, announced today that because of damage from Hurricane Sandy the organization’s “Six Strikes” alert system will not begin until next year. CCI announced on their blog: “Due to unexpected…

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