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Brittany Murphy`s last film `Something Wicked` set to release in US

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 19:43

Brittany Murphy`s final movie ` Something Wicked ` is set to open in Eugene, Oregon, before going on a limited run.

New breakthrough could help create solar energy materials from Sun

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 10:36

Researchers have found a way to tap the sun not only as a source of power but also to directly produce the solar energy materials that could make this possible.

Dormant volcanoes can become active quickly

Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 11:54

Researchers suggest that the magma sitting 4-5 kilometers beneath the surface of Oregon`s Mount Hood has been stored in near-solid conditions for thousands of years.

Antarctica ice may contain tiny bubbles of air from 1.5 mn years ago

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 14:01

A new research has suggested that tiny bubbles of air buried deep in the Eastern Antarctica ice may contain the Earth`s atmosphere as it was 1.5 million years.

Polish climber dies on Oregon`s Mount Hood

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 09:07

A Polish military officer visiting the United States for training with a drone manufacturer fell about 1,000 feet (300 meters) to his death while recreationally climbing Oregon`s Mount Hood, authorities said.

Life on Earth started 2.2 billion years ago

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 15:07

A new study suggests that life on land is four times as old, pushing the date back to 2.2 billion years ago than earlier believed - almost half way back to the inception of the planet.

War isn`t over yet in our oceans

Last Updated: Thursday, February 14, 2013, 19:45

The greatest battle in Earth`s history has been going on for hundreds of millions of years in our oceans, and until now no one knew it existed, scientists said.

Mysterious screeches in US `may be of Bigfoot`

Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 16:48

The mysterious Bigfoot - the elusive hairy giant of legend - who is a tabloid hero and news diversion is back in the headlines and this time not for foot prints.

9 killed in tour bus crash along Oregon highway

Last Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012, 17:52

A tour bus careened through a guardrail along an icy highway and 100 feet down a steep embankment, killing nine people and injuring more than 20 others, authorities said.

Evidence of early life on land faces intense skepticism

Last Updated: Friday, December 14, 2012, 10:35

A study suggesting that life may have first emerged on land about 100 million years earlier than previously thought, has sparks anger among scientists.

US farmer eaten by his hogs: Authorities

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 02, 2012, 13:59

Oregon authorities are investigating how a farmer was eaten by his hogs.

Chinese firm’s bid to buy US wind farms blocked

Last Updated: Saturday, September 29, 2012, 15:17

President Barack Obama, has blocked a Chinese company from building wind turbines in the US state of Oregon, citing national security concerns.