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(STRANGE) China Scientists Report UFO…

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(Newser Summary) – Chinese scientists have reported filming a UFO for 40 minutes during the solar eclipse in July, reports the Telegraph. Researchers from the Purple Mountain Observatory in Nanjing said they will study the footage for a full year before they issue any conclusions. Scientists “discovered near the sun an unidentified object,” said the director of the observatory. “Its physical nature remains to be further studied.”

Researchers will “deal with this data, complete the data analysis, and reveal the scientific findings,” said the director. The report follows a series of UFO sightings in China, including one filmed the day of the solar eclipse by students in Deqing in Guandong Province, which shows a glowing object that changes shape.

Mary Papenfuss

Source: Daily Telegraph (UK)

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September 7, 2009 at 9:01 am

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(STRANGE) READ: Honolulu vote on banning smelly people on public transit delayed…

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HONOLULU — One of the authors of a Honolulu City Council proposal that would bar people with offensive odors from public transit vehicles says a vote on it is being delayed.

The proposed ordinance would make it illegal to have “odors that unreasonably disturb others or interfere with their use of the transit system.” READ MORE

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September 3, 2009 at 4:21 pm

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READ: Cocaine traces on 90 percent of U.S. money…

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moneySource: UPI

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17 (UPI) — Cocaine is present in up to 90 percent of paper money in the United States and it may be related to the economic downturn, U.S. researchers said.

 

Study leader Yuegang Zuo of the University of Massachusetts in Dartmouth tested banknotes from more than 30 cities in five countries and found the United States and Canada had the highest contamination rates, with an average of between 85 percent and 90 percent. China and Japan had the lowest, between 12 percent and 20 percent contamination, Zuo said. Read More

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August 16, 2009 at 11:05 pm

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