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Oct 27 · Universe Today
A new study from the University of Bern indicates that most planets that orbit red dwarf stars might be water worlds, which could have a serious effect on the hunt for extra-terrestrial life The post Planets Around Stars like Proxima Centauri are Probably Earth-Sized Water Worlds appeared first...Oct 27 · Universe Today
If you’re going to send a spacecraft to Mars, you’ve got to know that place has an insatiable hunger for our plucky robot companions. Why is this place cursed? The post What is the Mars Curse? appeared first on Universe Today.Oct 27 · Space.com
Simon Pegg has a conversation with NASA astronaut Kate Rubins. She tells him that she watched the latest installment of the 'Star Trek' movie franchise from the cupola and more.Oct 27 · Universe Today
What is it going to take to really get humans to Mars? A new television series and a companion book take a detailed and hard look at the future of Mars exploration. The six-part documentary series on the National Geographic Channel and the book by veteran, award-winning space journalist Leonard...Oct 27 · HubbleSite NewsCenter -- Latest News Releases
Get larger image formats In writer Edgar Allan Poe's short story "The Tell-Tale Heart," a killer confesses his crime after he thinks he hears the beating of his victim's heart. The heartbeat turns out to be an illusion. Astronomers, however, discovered a real "tell-tale...Oct 27 · Space.com
National Geographic is bringing Mars down to Earth this week. New Yorkers can visit the Mars experiential dome in lower Manhattan to get a taste of what it would be like to go to the Red Planet.