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Best Places For Stargazing Near OC

When it comes to stargazing, the Perseid massive meteor shower produces a spectacular show in Orange County. The peak of the Perseid meteor shower’s intensity typically occurs from Aug. 10 to 13.

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Caltech Awarded $12.6 Million Federal Grant

The California Institute of Technology in Pasadena has been awarded a $12.6 million federal grant to set up a new center to study physics.


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Weaker New Zealand Quake Packed Deadlier Punch

The latest New Zealand earthquake is five times smaller than the one that rocked the area last September yet caused much more destruction.