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Hypercars Have Been Saved From Environmental Regulations
Last week at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, famed hybrid hypercar, the McLaren P1, destroyed a Corvette Z06 around the track.
The P1, Porsche 918, and Ferrari’s La Ferrari are all gasoline-electric hybrids that are meant to save the hypercar from environmental regulations that…
FCC Chairman Refusing to Testify Prior to Net Neutrality Vote
Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, refused to testify before the House Oversight Committee hearing on Wednesday. The hearing is taking place only one day before the FCC's vote on new Federal government regulations on the Internet, dealing with 'open access&apos…
“Planethood” Returning for Pluto?
Will Pluto once again be categorized as a planet? In 2006 Pluto was downgraded from "planet" to a "dwarf planet" due to a redefinition of what actually constitutes a planet. The democratic process, however, may soon be used to determine whether or not "planet" status is…
Spotting Venus in 2015
For the rest of 2015, the planet Venus will be bright in the evening sky, and easily spotted without binoculars or telescope.
Satellite Spotting Opportunities in the Lubbock Area Tonight
Tonight’s ISS pass will be very bright. Begin watching for it at 7:04 pm near the northwest horizon, climbing higher to nearly directly overhead at about 7:07. From there the ISS will continue toward the southeast horizon, and rather than going out of sight below the horizon, it will disappea…

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