Science Weekly Roundup 2/7/14

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Centre for Astrophysics Research, University of Hertfordshire

Astronomy

Lunar law row hots up as NASA enters private moon rush (New Scientist)
Olympic Torch Completes Longest Relay in History (YouTube/NASA)
Surprise! Brown Dwarf Star Has Dusty Skies, Appearing Strangely Red (Universe Today/Royal Astronomy Society)
Universe’s 10 Greatest Unsolved Mysteries (YouTube/Hybrid Librarian)

Biology

Bill Nye debates creationist at Kentucky museum (Circa)

Medicine

Bionic hand lets wearer feel what they’re holding (The Verge)

Nature

Amazon ‘exhales’ more carbon dioxide in dry years (Futurity)

General

Seeing science: The year’s best visualizations (Ars Technica)

The 10 Best Sci-Fi Movies—As Chosen By Scientists (Popular Mechanics)

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