Life recovered rapidly at impact site of dino-killing asteroid
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Life recovered rapidly at impact site of dino-killing asteroid

About 66 million years ago, an asteroid smashed into the Earth triggering a mass extinction…

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Asteroid impact grounded bird ancestors
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Asteroid impact grounded bird ancestors

A birdwatcher straining to see a tiny tuft of feathers hopping in the treetops may…

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Exiled Asteroid Discovered in Outer Reaches of Solar System
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Exiled Asteroid Discovered in Outer Reaches of Solar System

ESO telescopes find first confirmed carbon-rich asteroid in Kuiper Belt The early days of our…

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How Many of Earth’s Moons Crashed Back Into the Planet?
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How Many of Earth’s Moons Crashed Back Into the Planet?

For decades, scientists have pondered how Earth acquired its only satellite, the Moon. Whereas some…

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Ultrahigh-pressure laser experiments shed light on cores of ‘super-Earth’ exoplanets
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Ultrahigh-pressure laser experiments shed light on cores of ‘super-Earth’ exoplanets

Scientists have identified more than 2,000 of these “super-Earths,” exoplanets that are larger than Earth…

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Ultrahigh-pressure laser experiments shed light on cores of ‘super-Earth’ exoplanets
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Ultrahigh-pressure laser experiments shed light on cores of ‘super-Earth’ exoplanets

Scientists have identified more than 2,000 of these “super-Earths,” exoplanets that are larger than Earth…

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Four Years of NASA NEOWISE Data
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Four Years of NASA NEOWISE Data

NASA’s Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) mission has released its fourth year of…

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While out hunting planets, NASA’s TESS survey will also help astronomers study stars
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While out hunting planets, NASA’s TESS survey will also help astronomers study stars

Steve Kawaler is heading back to Florida to witness the launch of another NASAspacecraft that will…

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Here’s How to Follow the De-Orbit of Tiangong-1, now Estimated to Happen Between March 30 and April 2
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Here’s How to Follow the De-Orbit of Tiangong-1, now Estimated to Happen Between March 30 and April 2

China’s Tiangong-1 space station has been the focus of a lot of international attention lately.…

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Here’s How to Follow the De-Orbit of Tiangong-1, now Estimated to Happen Between March 30 and April 2
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Here’s How to Follow the De-Orbit of Tiangong-1, now Estimated to Happen Between March 30 and April 2

China’s Tiangong-1 space station has been the focus of a lot of international attention lately.…

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