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Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 3-25-2020 | 0 comments
According to a new study, the nearest planet to the Sun may have once been a lot more habitable.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 3-21-2020 | 5 comments
Scientists have moved to debunk the claim that the coronavirus fell to Earth on a comet or asteroid.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 3-20-2020 | 4 comments
Scientists have identified the fossil skull of what is thought to be the earliest ancestor of modern chickens.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 2-27-2020 | 7 comments
A tiny natural satellite that may have been in orbit for as long as three years has been spotted by scientists.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 2-22-2020 | 5 comments
Scientists have come up with a way to decide upon the best response to an incoming apocalyptic asteroid.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 2-21-2020 | 0 comments
Japan's space agency has greenlighted an ambitious mission to retrieve a piece of Mars' moon Phobos.
Category: Extraterrestrial | Posted on 1-29-2020 | 14 comments
It is often suggested that alien life could have reached Earth on a comet, but what about the other way around ?.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 1-18-2020 | 2 comments
A new study has suggested that it was an asteroid strike, not volcanism, that ultimately wiped out the dinosaurs.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-7-2019 | 14 comments
A large space rock the approximate size and shape of the Great Pyramid of Giza is set for a close encounter.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-5-2019 | 0 comments
Astronomers have discovered a huge planet orbiting the burnt-out husk of a star that was once like the Sun.