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Top 10 Headlines Today: Albino Gorilla Mystery, Mars Meteorite Discovery…

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Mysterious Martian Grooves Carved by Dry Ice Chunks?

It appears Mars may one day become a premier extreme snowboarding destination. NASA research released this week indicates that mysterious, long narrow grooves carved into the slopes of giant Martian sand dunes may in fact be generated by gliding chunks of dry ice. Scientists have observed the grooves via images from NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter and other instruments…

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June 9, 2013: Cooking Cicadas, Colonizing Mars, and More

  Every week, embark with host Boyd Matson on an exploration of the latest discoveries and interviews with some of the most fascinating people on the planet, on National Geographic Weekend. Please check listings near you to find the best way to listen to National Geographic Weekend, or pick your favorite segments and listen now below! Episode: 1323 – Air…

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Top 10 Headlines Today: Hot Pink Slugs, Mars’ Dangerous Radiation…

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July 29, 2012: Adventures of “Jungle” Jack Hanna, Forest Fires Threaten Homes, and More

Every week, embark with host Boyd Matson on an exploration of the latest discoveries and interviews with some of the most fascinating people on the planet, on National Geographic Weekend. Please check listings near you to find the best way to listen to National Geographic Weekend on radio, or listen below! HOUR 1 Television personalty and director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo &…

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