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It's what you know that isn't so - that hurts you

October 3, 2012
Discovery"A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind."~ Albert Szent-GyorgyiThroughout history, great discoveries were made out of necessity.Great discoveries lead to progress, innovation, and creativity.Challenging assumptions and fighting "...

Hoots lead to the discovery of new owl species

August 20, 2012
Researchers announced the discovery of two new owl species in the Philippines. The birds’ songs led to the discovery and were first reported nearly 15 years ago, but according to Pam Rasmuessen, zoologist of Michigan State University:&ldquo...

Fifth moon discovered orbiting Pluto

July 12, 2012
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope discovered a fifth moon (P5) orbiting Pluto. The moon was detected in nine separate sets of images taken in late June and early July in preparation for the New Horizons mission fly-by of...