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  • Soft soil makes Mexico City shake like it was built on jelly

    Soft soil makes Mexico City shake like it was built on jelly

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:59 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:59:19 GMT
    Monday, September 25 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-09-25 15:04:05 GMT
    Seismologists say Mexico City's dry lake bed of soft soil made the earthquake shaking worse.
    Seismologists say Mexico City's dry lake bed of soft soil made the earthquake shaking worse.
  • Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction

    Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:41 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:41:02 GMT
    Monday, September 25 2017 11:03 AM EDT2017-09-25 15:03:59 GMT
    Sea turtle populations around the world are doing better, crawling back from what was once the brink of extinction.
    Sea turtle populations around the world are doing better, crawling back from what was once the brink of extinction.
  • OSIRIS REx team passes the test in Tucson

    OSIRIS REx team passes the test in Tucson

    Friday, September 22 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-09-22 23:59:09 GMT
    OSIRIS-REx in the clean room at Lockheed Martin in April 2016 after testing was completed and the TAGSAM arm was stowed for the final time.(Source: University of Arizona/Christine Hoekenga)OSIRIS-REx in the clean room at Lockheed Martin in April 2016 after testing was completed and the TAGSAM arm was stowed for the final time.(Source: University of Arizona/Christine Hoekenga)

    Mission leader Dante Lauretta said it was the first true science test since OSIRIS-REx launched nearly a year ago. "Everything has gone exactly according to plan," he said.

    Mission leader Dante Lauretta said it was the first true science test since OSIRIS-REx launched nearly a year ago. "Everything has gone exactly according to plan," he said.

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