Science News of the Week:
CERN researchers announce the first spectrum of antihydrogen
A near-Earth asteroid will pass very close to us on February 15, 2013
A method to create biofuel from seaweed
Great Lakes ice has decreased by 71% in the past four decades
Sunspot AR1429 released a an X5-class solar flare
Song of the Week:
Leatherbag’s “Patience” from the album Patience.
This Week’s Featured Stories:
Planet Watching Jorge speaks with Deborah Byrd about how to see Venus, Jupiter and Mars in March 2012.
Altruistic Rats Jorge speaks with neurobiologist Peggy Mason about her study on pro-social behavior in rats, and what it means for humans and other mammals.
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