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A New Look at Unusual Mars Craters
Topic: Mars
10/16/13
Summary: Insights from underground nuclear tests and explosive volcanoes on Earth are helping scientists understand how unusual craters on Mars were formed.

A New Strategy to Search for Aliens
Topic: Alien Life
10/16/13
Summary: Scientists have proposed a novel approach for detecting intelligent life beyond our solar system. The method focuses on monitoring nearby stars to search for interstellar communication devices.

Will Comet ISON Survive Its Brush with the Sun?
Topic: Meteorites, Comets and Asteroids
10/15/13
Summary: A new study examines comet ISON's chances of surviving its close pass of the Sun. Studying how the Sun affects ISON can help astrobiologists learn about its physical properties.

How Microbes Survive Freezing
Topic: Extreme Life
10/15/13
Summary: A new study is helping astrobiologists understand how microbes survive in ice. The research sheds light on how microorganisms could survive in permafrost, and perhaps buried in ice on Mars.

Chelyabinsk Fireball Provides Insight into Space Collisions
Topic: Meteorites, Comets and Asteroids
10/14/13
Summary: Scientists have reported new findings on meteorites that were recovered after the Chelyabinsk fireball that exploded over Russia earlier this year.

Did a Huge Impact Lead to the Cambrian Explosion?
Topic: Biosphere
10/14/13
Summary: A new paper suggests a large impact in the ocean 570 million years ago caused a re-organization of Earth's environment, setting the stage for the emergence of complex life.

Jupiter and Saturn are Awash in Diamonds
Topic: Outer Solar System
10/13/13
Summary: Planetary scientists have found that the deep atmospheres of Jupiter and Saturn may contain chunks of diamond floating in a liquid hydrogen/helium fluid.

Water-Rich Rocky Planet's Remnants Orbit a White Dwarf Star
Topic: New Planets
10/13/13
Summary: Scientists have found evidence of the remains of a water-rich rocky planet in rocky debris around a white dwarf star. They estimate that the planet was composed of 26 percent by mass.

Earth May Have Formed in a Series of Steps
Topic: Earth
10/12/13
Summary: Scientists recreated the intense pressures and temperatures found deep within the Earth, resulting in a discovery that complicates theories of how the planet and its core were formed.

A Strange Lonely Planet That Has No Star
Topic: New Planets
10/12/13
Summary: Astronomers have discovered an exotic planet drifting through space without a host star. The object is unlike any free-floating planet yet discovered, and was spotted during a search for brown dwarf stars.

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