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The opening date for the new terminal building at KCI Airport has been announced

The opening date for the new terminal building at KCI Airport has been announced

The opening date for the new terminal building at KCI Airport has been announced City officials announced this during a ceremony in the new building Updated: 4:34 PM CST on January 30, 2023 Hide text Show version Very excited to announce that we have an airport terminal that will be on time on budget and …

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JWST has found the building blocks of life in the darkest depths of space

JWST has found the building blocks of life in the darkest depths of space

JWST’s unparalleled ability to peer into hearts shrouded in distant clouds revealed biochemical elements in the coldest and darkest place we’ve seen them yet. In a molecular cloud called Chamaeleon I, located more than 500 light-years from Earth, data from the telescope revealed the presence of frozen carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, and sulfur—elements vital to …

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A wispy blue cloud of molecular gas glows from the light of distant stars in this James Webb Space Telescope image

The James Webb Telescope has discovered the coldest ice in the known universe – and it contains the building blocks of life

scientists who use James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) has detected and measured the coldest ice in the deepest reaches of the interstellar molecular cloud to date. Frozen particles measured minus 440 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 263 degrees Celsius), according to new research published Jan. 23 in the journal Nature. natural astronomy (Opens in a new tab). …

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Underwater treadmills, hot rehab pools: How veterinarians are building luxury pet clinics

Underwater treadmills, hot rehab pools: How veterinarians are building luxury pet clinics

Comment on this story Suspension To kick off 2020, Morgan McDaniel fulfilled a lifelong dream: she bought her own veterinary clinic, a financial jump and secured a $4.5 million loan. Then the pandemic hit, and so did the pet adoption boom in America. Cat and dog parents kept asking Montgomery McDaniel Animal Hospital in Bienville, …

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The physics behind building a permanent soap bubble

The physics behind building a permanent soap bubble

Blowing soap bubbles, besides being a favorite pastime for children, is also an art form and a topic of interest for physicists. Emmanuelle Rio, François Boulogne, Marina Pasquet and Frédéric Restagno of the Solid State Physics Laboratory at the University of Paris-Saclay have been studying bubbles for years, trying to understand the different processes played …

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The UK meteorite that fell to Earth contains the building blocks of life

The UK meteorite that fell to Earth contains the building blocks of life

The significance of the UK’s first meteorite in 30 years, collected after seeing it fall, has been confirmed by the discovery of amino acids – organic compounds essential to life on Earth. The concentration of amino acids and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) is not as high as in some other asteroid remnants (only 1.1 and …

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The building blocks of life have been found in a meteorite that crashed in Gloucestershire

The building blocks of life have been found in a meteorite that crashed in Gloucestershire

Credit: Royal Holloway, University of London New research on the organic analysis of a Winchcombe meteorite that crashed into a pass in Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, has been published in 2021. The research, led by Dr Queenie Chan, of the Department of Earth Sciences at Royal Holloway, University of London, has found organic compounds from space that …

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