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How Does GPS Work?

At over 20,000 kilometres above sea level (20,180 kilometres (12,540 miles)) is a constellation of satellites, each orbiting Earth every 11 hours and 58 minutes. These satellites are continuously beaming data down to us on earth, which in turn is received by devices such as your phone or navigational units …

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Invisible Rivers In The Sky Are Changing Our Planet

What do catastrophic floods, extratropical cyclones, debilitating drought, and a massive oyster die-off have in common? Rivers in the sky. No, really. Rivers in the sky. Hey waterbabies, it’s Natalia for DNews! California is currently in the middle of a relentless drought, but it might be alleviated with a super …

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Everything You Need to Know About Planet Earth

Planet Earth is the home of every lifeform, known to us, in the universe. Its age is about 1/3 of the age of the universe and, admitted, It is a thing of beauty. a slightly squashed fair with a heavy metal core, and a lighter surface crust, wrapped in a …

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