Senate Panel Gathers Info on Carbon Capture as Momentum Builds for Tax Credit

A Senate committee took a deep dive into the arcane-sounding subject of carbon sequestration on Wednesday, hoping testimony from a panel of authorities in the field will solidify bipartisan support for a proposed tax credit for the technology.

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As Seen by Cassini: Saturn’s Rings & Tiny Moon Prometheus

As the 13-year international Cassini mission to explore Saturn draws to a close, the spacecraft has been diving between the gas giant and its innermost rings to explore uncharted territory before finally plunging one final time into the planet on Sept. 11.

In this photo, Saturn’s tiny moon Prometheus – just 53 miles wide – can be seen as a faint speck near the planet’s narrow and ghostly F-ring.

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