But do not expect to quench your thirst down there. The water is not liquid — or any other familiar form like ice or vapor. It is locked inside the molecular structure of minerals called ringwoodite and wadsleyite in mantle rock that possesses the remarkable ability to absorb water like a sponge.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel ordered an aircraft carrier moved into the Gulf on Saturday, readying it in case Washington decides to pursue a military option after insurgents overwhelmed a string of Iraqi cities this week and threatened Baghdad.
“I think your complaint is with the conclusion that arithmetic dictates.” — George Will responds to senators on his sexual assault column – The Washington Post.
Whether anyone defends him or not, he’s correct about the math.
In a million years, Titan could be the next habitable planet… but right now it makes a great gas station.
“For decades, it has been the most vilified nutrient in the American diet. But new science reveals fat isn’t what’s hurting our health.” — Ending the War on Fat | TIME.