Drilling Success: Curiosity is Collecting Mars Rocks

Engineers working with NASA's Curiosity Mars rover have been hard at work testing a new…

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Scientists introduce cosmochemical model for Pluto formation

Scientists integrated NASA’s New Horizons discoveries with data from ESA’s Rosetta mission to develop a…

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How stratospheric life is teaching us about the possibility of extreme life on other worlds

There’s life in our stratosphere: understanding it could be key.

Starre Vartan

Fluid dynamics may play key role in evolution of cooperation

In a new study, physicists examined how the mechanical properties of an environment may shape…

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Scientists find widespread ocean anoxia as cause for past mass extinction

New research sheds light on first of five major mass extinctions,

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First interstellar immigrant discovered in the solar system

The asteroid, currently nestling in Jupiter's orbit, is the first known asteroid to have been…

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How primordial life on Earth might have replicated itself

Scientists have created a new type of genetic replication system which demonstrates how the first…

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NASA’s New Planet Hunter Snaps Initial Test Image, Swings by Moon Toward Final Orbit

NASA’s next planet hunter TESS is one step closer to searching for new worlds after…

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Could recent supernovae be responsible for mass extinctions?

The radiation from supernovae that exploded in the vicinity of Earth may have affected the…

Julia DeMarines

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Aims to Get Its Rhythm Back

NASA's Curiosity rover could soon be drilling rocks on Mars again.

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