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What is NATO and when does it act?
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What is NATO and when does it act?

NATO — the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, to give it its full name — is a non-aggressive European and North American defense alliance set up to promote peace and stability and to safeguard the security of its members. The organization, which has its headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, was created as the Cold War escalated. Its…MORE

Unknown space object beaming out radio signals every 18 minutes remains a mystery
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Unknown space object beaming out radio signals every 18 minutes remains a mystery

While mapping radio waves across the universe, astronomers happened upon a celestial object releasing giant bursts of energy — and it’s unlike anything they’ve ever seen before. The spinning space object, spotted in March 2018, beamed out radiation three times per hour. In those moments, it became the brightest source of radio waves in our…MORE

Frogs can regrow amputated limbs after being treated with mix of drugs, new research finds
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Frogs can regrow amputated limbs after being treated with mix of drugs, new research finds

Some unusual creatures have an innate ability to regrow a limb: salamanders, starfish, crabs, lizards and newts. Such extraordinary powers elude most animals, including humans, although scientists have long sought to understand and replicate them in a quest to regenerate limbs for millions of patient amputees, including diabetics and victims of trauma. Now, researchers in…MORE

Over 10 years and $1bn on the table yet little was achieved in a historic forests deal, study says
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Over 10 years and $1bn on the table yet little was achieved in a historic forests deal, study says

More than a decade ago, Indonesia and Norway made a landmark deal: Norway would pay Indonesia up to $1 billion to slash its planet-warming emissions by slowing deforestation. The pact had some success, but new research shows it contributed little to Indonesia’s climate goals and suggests Norway could have paid the country far more for…MORE

Hundreds of mysterious strands found at the heart of the Milky Way
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Hundreds of mysterious strands found at the heart of the Milky Way

The center of our Milky Way galaxy is home to a multitude of intriguing features — including nearly a thousand mysterious magnetic strands, according to a new telescope image. The pairs and clusters of strands stretch for nearly 150 light-years in length and are equally spaced. The bizarre structures are a few million years old…MORE

Skin whitening: What is it, what are the risks and who profits?

Skin whitening: What is it, what are the risks and who profits?

Skin whitening is the use of cosmetic products or services to reduce the amount of melanin, or pigment, in the skin to make it appear lighter. It’s a big industry and predominantly targets women of color in every region of the world, with the Asia-Pacific region being the most lucrative. The practice dates back centuries,…MORE

Saturn’s ice moon could be a ‘stealth’ ocean world hospitable to life
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Saturn’s ice moon could be a ‘stealth’ ocean world hospitable to life

Saturn’s innermost moon, which resembles the Death Star from Star Wars, may be a “stealth” ocean world, according to new research. Mimas, which is the smallest and closest to Saturn of the ringed planet’s 82 moons, may contain a liquid internal ocean. “If Mimas has an ocean, it represents a new class of small, ‘stealth’…MORE

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Our Albuquerque Police Officers are THE BEST.

Our Albuquerque Police Officers are THE BEST.

We love our local police officers. After all the bad news the past few weeks, here is some good news. This 11 year old thinks the police are heros. This is another reason why we love OUR ALBUQUERQUE POLICE.

Jon Bones Jones out of UFC 200????

Jon Bones Jones out of UFC 200????

Please don’t let it be true. We were so ready for Jon Bones Jones and UFC 200. But, we are seeing the stories saying he failed his drug test and is out of the Main Event. We will keep following this story. CLICK HERE to read more!

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