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A massive magnitude 8.1 earthquake struck Mexico just before midnight on Thursday. The Jefferson Project at Lake George is conducting ongoing research into how human activities may be affecting the lake. A few tiny ones will do or maybe no collider for years. Safety, or as they might say in Collider Safety Committee meetings post-2008, Gentlemen we have a solution.science in the news

Two Russian instrument, designed to be mounted on the rover mission ExoMars-2020 is practically ready before the end of 2017 they will be delivered to the European Space Agency (the ESA), told RIA Novosti Head of the Laboratory of Space Research Institute (IKI) Daniel Rodionov.science in the news

It was a desperate gambit, a bet with a nuclear devil with a potential of more than 4 times the fallout of Chernobyl if the Japanese lost control of Daiichi. The disaster seemed to be everywhere as high as the sky, as deep as the water. At least the Japanese government did respond by shutting down other nuclear plants at risk of similar failures pending new safety reviews and went as far as suggesting that nuclear power would be phased out within 40 years.

The Japanese will try their best, but if this goes on for years and years at 10,000 Yen a shovelful at a time, you might be seeing fences around old Fukushima and very few people in the ghost towns and villages until the next generation decides it’s safe enough to return.science in the news

He didn’t say but other experts don’t want to see further damage to the reactor cores and steel vessels reinforced with concrete. No way of extracting Big Bang data from a dingbat Little Bang Collider relying on Artificial Conditions that did not exist at the time of the Big Bang, like near light speed proton beams colliding head on in gigantic magnetic fields.