A new study predicts that most habitable planets may be dominated by oceans spanning over 90% of their surface area.
Mineral deposits in a region called Northeast Syrtis Major suggest a plethora of once-habitable environments.
Welcome to AstroWomen. We started this blog as a way to highlight the important work of women in fields related to the space sciences. Women are still dramatically underrepresented in many scientific fields relevant to the exploration of space, and we’re hoping to help change that.
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Footsteps to Mars Hangout. On the first Friday of the month, Tony Darnell, Alberto Conti and Harley Thronson discuss the challenges, science and mission progress of a human presence on the Red Planet, Mars. Credit: Deep Astronomy