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7:44am

Sun August 5, 2012
Space

Opportunity To Be Less Lonely As Latest NASA Rover To Land On Mars

Opportunity on the rim of the Santa Maria Crater, seen by the MRO in 2011.
NASA

NASA has three rovers on Mars right now: the twins Opportunity and Spirit, and the Sojourner. Of those three, only Opportunity is operational and is set to be joined by Curiosity on Sunday night.

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5:50pm

Sat August 4, 2012
London Olympics

Letters From London: August 4th

A view of the London 2012 Olympics Olympic Village. Notice the representative flags dangling off the balconies of the apartments.
David Holt Flickr - Creative Commons

Freshly graduated and shipped off to London; Stephen Kasica is on assignment in London for the Olympics. He sent us this missive:

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11:06am

Sat August 4, 2012
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: City That Care Forgot

429 Records

Dr. John and the Lower 911 recorded an album in 2008 called City That Care Forgot. There was a negative reaction from a number of reviewers.

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6:00am

Sat August 4, 2012
Garden Report

Helping Plants Cope With Summer Heat

Yogendra Joshi Creative Commons/Flickr

One of the trickiest things for gardeners is to know exactly how much to water – especially when the hot summer weather seems like it will never end. KUNC Gardener Tom Throgmorton has a few tips for keeping plants healthy and hydrated.

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5:42pm

Fri August 3, 2012
London Olypmics

Letters From London: August 3rd

Freshly graduated and shipped off to London; Stephen Kasica is on assignment in London for the Olympics. He sent us this missive:

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