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  • France Terror: 'Hostages Taken' In Car Chase

    01/09/2015 12:57:43 AM PST · by radu · 424 replies
    Sky News ^ | Jan. 9, 2015 | Sky News
    The two men suspected of attacking a newspaper in Paris have stolen a car and reportedly have several hostages. A car chase is under way on the N2 motorway, and police sources say shots have been fired. The car is now on the outskirts of Paris - close to Charles de Gaulle airport - and several helicopters are reportedly hovering overhead. Sky's Ian Woods says the police focus now appears to have turned to an industrial building near to the airport. Two people with gunshot wounds have been taken to hospital in Meaux.
  • NASA Discovers 'Motorway' Network Between Planets

    07/18/2002 4:13:04 PM PDT · by blam · 136 replies · 4,131+ views
    Ananova ^ | 7-18-2002
    Nasa discovers 'motorway' network between planets Nasa says an interplanetary superhighway discovered by one of its engineers will make space travel simpler. The solar system 'motorway' is a virtual network of winding tunnels and channels around the Sun and planets. Each planet and moon has five locations in space called Lagrange points, where one body's gravity balances another. Spacecraft can orbit at those points while burning little fuel. He came up with the superhighway by mapping out all the possible flight paths among the Lagrange points to see how fast or slow the spacecraft would travel. Experts say the superhighway...