Astrobiology Magazine: Latest News http://www.astrobio.net Astrobiology Magazine is a NASA-sponsored online popular science magazine. Our stories profile the latest and most exciting news across the wide and interdisciplinary field of astrobiology — the study of life in the universe. In addition to original content, Astrobiology Magazine also runs content from non-NASA sources in order to provide our readers with a broad knowledge of developments in astrobiology, and from institutions both nationally and internationally. Publication of press-releases or other out-sourced content does not signify endorsement or affiliation of any kind. http://www.astrobio.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/astro_icon.png Astrobiology Magazine: Latest News http://www.astrobio.net Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:00:39 +0000 en hourly 1 What set the Earth’s plates in motion? http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/earth/set-earths-plates-motion/ Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:00:39 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=45003 Miranda: An Icy Moon Deformed by Tidal Heating http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/outer-solar-system/miranda-icy-moon-deformed-tidal-heating/ Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:40:48 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44990 MAVEN Ready for Mars http://www.astrobio.net/news-brief/maven-ready-mars/ Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:22:20 +0000 Aaron L. Gronstal http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44989 What is life? It’s a Tricky, Often Confusing Question. http://www.astrobio.net/news-exclusive/life-tricky-often-confusing-question/ Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:00:15 +0000 Dr. Chris McKay http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44866 A Planet That Makes Its Star Act Deceptively Old http://www.astrobio.net/topic/deep-space/new-planets/planet-makes-star-act-deceptively-old/ Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:00:30 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44919 Quão Avançados Eles Podem Ser?: A Física das Civilizações Extraterrestres http://www.astrobio.net/news-brief/quao-avancados-eles-podem-ser-fisica-das-civilizacoes-extraterrestres/ Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:00:15 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44950 Early Earth less hellish than previously thought http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/earth/biosphere/early-earth-less-hellish-previously-thought/ Wed, 17 Sep 2014 04:00:09 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44911 Martian meteorite yields more evidence of the possibility of life on Mars http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/mars/martian-meteorite-yields-evidence-possibility-life-mars/ Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:29:29 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44905 Microscopic Diamonds Suggest Cosmic Impact Responsible for Major Period of Climate Change http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/earth/climate/microscopic-diamonds-suggest-cosmic-impact-responsible-major-period-climate-change/ Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:00:58 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44881 Q&A with Dr. Phoebe Cohen http://www.astrobio.net/interview/qa-dr-phoebe-cohen/ Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:00:22 +0000 Aaron L. Gronstal http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44859 ‘J’ MARKS THE SPOT FOR ROSETTA’S LANDER http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/meteoritescomets-and-asteroids/j-marks-spot-rosettas-lander/ Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44886 NASA Research Helps Unravel Mysteries Of The Venusian Atmosphere http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/venus/nasa-research-helps-unravel-mysteries-venusian-atmosphere/ Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:13:25 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44875 Planets with Oddball Orbits Like Mercury Could Host Life http://www.astrobio.net/news-exclusive/planets-oddball-orbits-like-mercury-host-life/ Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:56:01 +0000 Charles Q. Choi, Astrobiology Magazine Contributor http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44854 ‘Hot Jupiters’ provoke their own host suns to wobble http://www.astrobio.net/topic/deep-space/cosmic-evolution/hot-jupiters-provoke-host-suns-wobble/ Sat, 13 Sep 2014 19:00:10 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44844 NASA Research Gives Guideline for Future Alien Life Search http://www.astrobio.net/topic/deep-space/alien-life/nasa-research-gives-guideline-future-alien-life-search/ Sat, 13 Sep 2014 15:51:51 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44837 NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover Arrives at Martian Mountain http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/mars/nasas-mars-curiosity-rover-arrives-martian-mountain/ Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:14:37 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44824 First evidence for water ice clouds found outside solar system http://www.astrobio.net/topic/deep-space/cosmic-evolution/first-evidence-water-ice-clouds-found-outside-solar-system/ Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:38:44 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44819 In the Zone. The Venus Zone: Seeking the Twin of our Twin Among the Stars http://www.astrobio.net/interview/44651/ Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:10:27 +0000 Sheyna E. Gifford http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44651 Researchers search for Venus-like planets http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/venus/researchers-search-venus-like-planets/ Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:40 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44658 A single evolutionary road may lead to Rome http://www.astrobio.net/topic/origins/origin-and-evolution-of-life/single-evolutionary-road-may-lead-rome/ Wed, 10 Sep 2014 04:00:24 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=44638