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Solid On The Line – Sports On Earth

Sports On EarthAuburn offensive tackle Greg Robinson granted Sports on Earth exclusive access to his NFL scouting combine experience. INDIANAPOLIS — The NFL scouting combine may be the most important test of a 21-year-old’s life….


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The oldest gem – ABC Online

ABC OnlineA tiny gem found on an outback sheep station in Western Australia has been declared the oldest known piece of our planet. The zircon is said to be 4.4billion years old and was found…
















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Phillips: Manziel right for Texans – ESPN

ESPNPhillips, formerly Houston’s defensive coordinator and not part of O’Brien’s staff, was the Texans’ interim coach for the final three games after Kubiak was fired in early December. [+] Enlarge Johnny Manziel. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images…








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Nearby supernova dazzles astronomers – BBC News

BBC NewsAn exploding star has been spotted in the night sky – the closest supernova to Earth that has been seen in decades. The dramatic event happened 12 million light years away in Messier 82…


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Steam spouts from dwarf planet Ceres – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukClouds of steam are being released from the surface of a giant asteroid 266 million miles from Earth. Scientists have detected water vapour in the atmosphere around Ceres, a “dwarf planet” that orbits the Sun…






















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Earth and Moon appear in movie – BBC News

Earth and Moon appear in movieBBC NewsThe images that make up the sequence were acquired by the Jupiter-bound Juno satellite when it passed by our home planet in October. Earth is observed spinning on its…






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Most distant orbiting planet discovered – Indian Express

Indian ExpressAstronomers have discovered the most distantly orbiting planet to date, weighing in at 11 times Jupiter’s mass and revolving its host star at 650 times the average Earth-Sun distance. The discovery of the giant…





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Indian probe begins journey to Mars – BBC News

BBC NewsEarly on Sunday the spacecraft fired its main engine for more than 20 minutes, giving it the correct velocity to leave Earth’s orbit. It will now cruise for 680m km (422m miles), setting up…



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