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Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 2-17-2017 | 11 comments
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has found carbon-based materials similar to those found on the early Earth.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 1-21-2017 | 23 comments
Russian scientists have found evidence to suggest that the impact crater may predate the event itself.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 1-18-2017 | 10 comments
The rover has come across what scientists believe to be an iron-nickel meteorite on the Martian surface.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 1-10-2017 | 30 comments
A previously unknown asteroid dubbed 2017 AG13 passed between the Earth and the Moon yesterday.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 1-8-2017 | 0 comments
Known as Lucy and Psyche, the new spacecraft will be studying two relics of the early solar system.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 1-3-2017 | 15 comments
A new theory has suggested that the dinosaurs became extinct because they couldn't hatch quickly enough.
Category: Modern Mysteries | Posted on 12-29-2016 | 36 comments
A peculiar 151-mile-wide anomaly is believed to lie beneath a region of Antarctica known as Wilkes Land.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-16-2016 | 5 comments
Two new studies have revealed that the dwarf planet Ceres is home to significant quantities of water ice.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-14-2016 | 13 comments
A prominent NASA scientist has outlined just how vulnerable our planet is to threats from outer space.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 11-8-2016 | 8 comments
NASA and FEMA officials got together last month to respond to a hypothetical doomsday asteroid scenario.