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What Happened to Comet ISON?
Topic: Meteorites, Comets and Asteroids
01/04/14
Summary: Astronomers have long known that some comets like it hot. Several of the greatest comets in history have flown close to the sun, puffing themselves up with solar heat, before they became naked-eye wonders in the night sky.

Cloudy Weather on a Distant World
Topic: New Planets
01/04/14
Summary: Astronomers have used the Hubble Space Telescope to study cloudy weather on an extrasolar planet. The team are the first to definitively characterized the atmosphere of a planet orbiting a distant star.

Mars Express Makes Daring Flyby of Phobos
Topic: Mars
01/03/14
Summary: In late December, the European Space Agency's Mars Express spacecraft made a daring flyby of Mars' moon Phobos.

Astrobiology Top 10: Voyager 1 Officially Reaches Interstellar Space
Topic: Outer Solar System
01/02/14
Summary: As 2013 draws to a close, Astrobiology Magazine highlights the year's top stories. At number 1, NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft officially became the first human-made object to venture into interstellar space. (Originally published on 09/15/13)

Astrobiology Top 10: Where Life Could Thrive: Interview With John Grotzinger
Topic: Mars
01/01/14
Summary: As 2013 draws to a close, Astrobiology Magazine highlights the year's top stories. At number 2, John Grotzinger, project scientists for Curiosity, talks about how the mission showed that conditions at its landing site may have once been suitable for life. (Originally published on 03/21/13)

Astrobiology Top 10: The Russian Meteorite
Topic: Meteorites, Comets and Asteroids
12/31/13
Summary: As 2013 draws to a close, Astrobiology Magazine highlights the year's top stories. At number 3 is the object that entered Earth's atmosphere and disintegrated over Siberia on February 15th.

Astrobiology Top 10: MAVEN Launched to Study Upper Atmosphere of Mars
Topic: Mars
12/30/13
Summary: As 2013 draws to a close, Astrobiology Magazine highlights the year's top stories. At number 4 is the launch of a NASA mission that will investigate how Mars lost its atmosphere and abundant liquid water. (Originally published on 11/19/13)

Astrobiology Top 10: The Oldest Signs of Life on Earth
Topic: Origin & Evolution of Life
12/29/13
Summary: As 2013 draws to a close, Astrobiology Magazine highlights the year's top stories. At number 5 is the discovery of microbial life signs in rocks 3.48 billion years old--possibly the oldest signs of life on Earth. (Originally published on 11/14/13)

Astrobiology Top 10: Exoplanets: 1,000 and Counting
Topic: New Planets
12/28/13
Summary: As 2013 draws to a close, Astrobiology Magazine highlights the year's top stories. At number 6 is the expansion of the Extrasolar Planets Catalog to now over 1,000 planets. The milestone was reached October 22, and their current count of planets discovered beyond our solar system now sits at 1,010. (Originally published on 10/25/13)

Astrobiology Top 10: Astrobiology in the Fold
Topic: Origin & Evolution of Life
12/27/13
Summary: As 2013 draws to a close, Astrobiology Magazine highlights the year's top stories. At number 7, astrobiologists had revealed new information about the structure of RNA molecules found in the ribosome of cells. (Originally published on 10/07/13)

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