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Hokey, Way TOO ‘Rah-Rah’ Google Doodle To Mark Discovery Of 7 Earth-Sized Exoplanets.

by Anura Guruge

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by Anura Guruge

Robert Irion’s July 2013 Article In ‘National Geographic’ Rather Lax With The Facts!

Anura Guruge, June 8, 2013.

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IrionarticleJuly 2013

I am, and have been for decades, a great fan of ‘National Geographic’. It is one of the few magazines that we continue to subscribe and do so without fail.

I dived into the July 2013 cover story about the ‘Solar System’ as this is very germane to the work I have been doing on 4 Vesta and Comet ISON (C/2012 S1).

There is at least one huge howler that tungsten and titanium nitride could only have been created by the Sun. WRONG.

So, for the first time in my life I wrote a letter to the Nat. G. Editors.

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