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Oct. 19, 2012

New Program Spurs Solar Development on Public Land

The plan identifies 285,000 acres of public land in six Western states for solar energy projects.

solar projects, solar construction, renewable energy, government land, federal land, solar energy zones, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar

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\tIn 2011, comet Lovejoy traveled through the sun’s corona and lived to tell the tale. But its tail was the most telling. Reporting in the journal Science, Cooper Downs, an astrophysicist at Predictive Science Inc. in San Diego, Calif., says that the wiggly path of the comet’s tail helps explain the sun’s magnetic field. \t 

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