Daily Archives: August 14, 2009

Second backwards planet found, a day after the first

Just a day after the announcement of the first extrasolar planet found orbiting its star backwards, two other teams announced the discovery of a second one. full story

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Millions of salmon disappear from Canadian river

Reuters report that millions of sockeye salmon have disappeared mysteriously from a river on Canada’s Pacific Coast that was once known as the world’s most fertile spawning ground for sockeye. full story

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