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About 90 percent of the phosphorus and nitrogen from the Maumee watershed comes from what are called non-point sources, mainly farm runoff, the research showed.
The point sources proved to be 10 globular clusters—compact and spherical groupings of stars, orbiting the galaxy’s core.
The point sources proved to be 10 globular clusters—compact and spherical groupings of stars orbiting the galaxy’s core.
Krueger of the River Alliance said that his group will be watching to see how much of the reduction will come from non-point sources like farms.
And a check of X-rays using the XMM-Newton satellite shows that there's a point source in the region that also appears to be emitting about 1/500 of the radiation coming out of the Milky Way's supermassive black hole.
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