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Up to 120 meteors per hour are expected to flash across the skies as the Geminids peak on Sunday night into Monday morning, according to NASA.


1) Much anticipated comet may be in trouble

Comet ISON shines brightly on the morning of November 19. Some have predicted ISON could be <a href='http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2013/18jan_cometison/' target='_blank'>"the comet of the century."</a>

http://www.cnn.com/2013/11/26/tech/comet-ison-update/index.html?hpt=te_r1

2) Volocopter: 18-propeller electric helicopter takes flight

German engineers celebrate as the Volocopter, one of the world's first electric helicopters, takes off on its maiden flight.

http://www.cnn.com/2013/11/27/tech/innovation/volocopter-18-propeller-electric/index.html

3) FDA orders genetic testing firm 23andMe to halt sales

23andme

http://money.cnn.com/2013/11/25/technology/fda-23andme/index.html

4) App offers traffic navigation from celebrity voices

Comedian-actor Kevin Hart is lending his voice to Waze, an app that offers turn-by-turn navigation. Which other celebrities would make interesting driving companions? Read on for some suggestions.

http://www.cnn.com/2013/11/25/tech/mobile/waze-celebrity-voice-navigation/index.html

 


1) Comet ISON to fly by Mars

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http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2013/23aug_

2) Industrial Soot Linked to the Abrupt Retreat of 19th Century Glaciers

http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2013/03sep_soot/

3) ISS “Firestation” to Explore the Tops of Thunderstorms

http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2013/10sep_firestation/