Kilonova Neutron Star Collision Probably Left Behind a Black Hole
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Kilonova Neutron Star Collision Probably Left Behind a Black Hole

In February of 2016, scientists from the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) announced the first-ever…

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Meteors Explode from the Inside When They Reach the Atmosphere
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Meteors Explode from the Inside When They Reach the Atmosphere

Earth is no stranger to meteors. In fact, meteor showers are a regular occurrence, where…

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NASA-funded Simulations Show How Massive Collisions Delivered Metal to Early Earth
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NASA-funded Simulations Show How Massive Collisions Delivered Metal to Early Earth

Planetary collisions are at the core of our solar system’s formation. Scientists have long believed…

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Earth’s New Traveling Buddy Is an Asteroid, Not Space Junk
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Earth’s New Traveling Buddy Is an Asteroid, Not Space Junk

Asteroid 2012 TC4 flyby
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Asteroid 2012 TC4 flyby

This remarkable footage shows the flyby of asteroid 2012 TC4 during the night of 11/12…

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Big,bad,Martian volcanoes unveiled
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Big,bad,Martian volcanoes unveiled

They are bigger, scarier and last longer. That’s the conclusion of a team of scientists,…

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Asteroid 2012 TC4 – ESA experts respond
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Asteroid 2012 TC4 – ESA experts respond

There is great deal of media interest in tomorrow’s flyby of asteroid 2012 TC4, which…

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European astronomers spot flyby asteroid
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European astronomers spot flyby asteroid

Astronomers working at ESA and the European Southern Observatory (ESO) have observed asteroid 2012 TC4,…

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Large Meteorite Impacts Drove Plate-Tectonic Processes On The Early Earth
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Large Meteorite Impacts Drove Plate-Tectonic Processes On The Early Earth

An international study led by researchers at Macquarie University has uncovered the ways in which…

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Dino-killing asteroid sped up bird evolution
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Dino-killing asteroid sped up bird evolution

Human activities could change the pace of evolution, similar to what occurred 66 million years…

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