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A New Look at a Venusian Mystery http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/venus/heavy-metal-frost-new-look-venusian-mystery/ Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:23:16 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46613 Lichen in Orbit http://www.astrobio.net/topic/origins/extreme-life/lichen-orbit/ Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:00:37 +0000 Aaron L. Gronstal http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46495 Scientists create possible precursor to life http://www.astrobio.net/topic/origins/origin-and-evolution-of-life/scientists-create-possible-precursor-life/ Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:24:39 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46604 Pesquisa Mostra Oceanos Como Vitais Para a Possibilidade de Vida Alienígena http://www.astrobio.net/news-brief/pesquisa-mostra-oceanos-como-vitais-para-possibilidade-de-vida-alienigena/ Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:00:47 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=45473 All Three NASA Mars Orbiters Healthy After Comet Flyby http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/mars/three-nasa-mars-orbiters-healthy-comet-flyby/ Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:25:27 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46591 Exomoons Could Be Abundant Sources Of Habitability http://www.astrobio.net/news-exclusive/exomoons-abundant-sources-habitability/ Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:00:09 +0000 Elizabeth Howell http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46556 Rediscovering Venus to Find Faraway Earths http://www.astrobio.net/topic/deep-space/new-planets/rediscovering-venus-find-faraway-earths/ Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:00:27 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46548 MAVEN’s View of Siding Spring at Mars http://www.astrobio.net/news-exclusive/mavens-view-siding-spring-mars/ Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:00:48 +0000 Aaron L. Gronstal http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46581 Earth’s magnetic field could flip within a human lifetime http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/earth/geology/earths-magnetic-field-flip-within-human-lifetime/ Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:00:15 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46537 Scientists discover carbonate rocks are unrecognized methane sink http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/earth/biosphere/scientists-discover-carbonate-rocks-unrecognized-methane-sink/ Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:00:28 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46529 Scientists find ancient mountains that fed early life http://www.astrobio.net/topic/origins/origin-and-evolution-of-life/scientists-find-ancient-mountains-fed-early-life/ Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:00:55 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46523 Saturn Moon May Hide a ‘Fossil’ Core or an Ocean http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/saturn/saturn-system/saturn-moon-may-hide-fossil-core-ocean/ Sat, 18 Oct 2014 04:00:45 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46518 Ancient fossils confirmed among our strangest cousins http://www.astrobio.net/topic/origins/origin-and-evolution-of-life/ancient-fossils-confirmed-among-strangest-cousins/ Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:00:18 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46478 Astronomers Spot Faraway Uranus-Like Planet http://www.astrobio.net/topic/deep-space/new-planets/astronomers-spot-faraway-uranus-like-planet/ Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:00:55 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46474 Microfossils Reveal Warm Oceans Had Less Oxygen http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/earth/biosphere/microfossils-reveal-warm-oceans-less-oxygen/ Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:00:54 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46467 Sean Solomon to Receive National Medal of Science http://www.astrobio.net/news-brief/sean-solomon-receive-national-medal-science/ Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:00:16 +0000 Aaron L. Gronstal http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46488 Mars One (and done?) http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/mars/mars-one-done/ Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:00:30 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46460 Getting To Know Super-Earths http://www.astrobio.net/topic/deep-space/new-planets/getting-know-super-earths/ Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:00:39 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46455 MESSENGER Provides First Optical Images of Ice Near Mercury’s North Pole http://www.astrobio.net/topic/solar-system/mercury/messenger-provides-first-optical-images-ice-near-mercurys-north-pole/ Thu, 16 Oct 2014 04:00:15 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46450 NASA’s Hubble Telescope Finds Potential Kuiper Belt Targets for New Horizons Pluto Mission http://www.astrobio.net/also-in-news/nasas-hubble-telescope-finds-potential-kuiper-belt-targets-new-horizons-pluto-mission/ Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:57:59 +0000 Astrobio http://www.astrobio.net/?p=46445