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Deep Space Could Lead To Genetically Modified Humans

Deep space exploration could lead to the emergence of a new breed of genetically- or robotically-modified humans, a top astronomer has predicted. U.K. Astronomer Royal Martin Rees said that in future, some people may decide to leave Earth in order…

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Mimicking Earth’s greenhouse gases with aerogel could make Mars habitable

EARTH VERSUS MARS. Earth is basically perfect for human beings. The distance from the sun is right, the oxygen in the air is right and the atmosphere — containing necessary greenhouse gases and protecting us from most foreign objects like…

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Unexplained Mysteries Of Deep Space

Space is big and dark, and since there is no air, no one can hear you scream as you float away forever and ever and ever. But those are only the human-sized terrors that space has to offer our nightmares….

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Astronomers May Have Discovered Why Planet Uranus Is Tipped Over

Astronomers have a theory on how the planet Uranus got flipped onto its side. They used detailed computer simulations showing a body about twice the size of Earth must have slammed into Uranus between 3 to 4 billion years ago….

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Was There Anything Before The Big Bang?

Big Bang. Dinosaurs walked the earth before humans did. A big cloud of gas and dust floated out in the universe before earth. Before the universe … well, before that is a point that physicists spill a lot of ink…

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Dwarf Planet Called Goblin At The Edge Of Solar System

Dwarf planet called Goblin. A strange little planet with a colorful name is giving astronomers new evidence in the hunt for Planet X. The Goblin is a newly confirmed dwarf planet that travels to the fringes of the solar system….

A universe in every black hole. Most experts agree that the universe started as an infinitely hot and dense point called a singularity.
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There Might Be A Universe Inside Every Black Hole

A universe inside every black hole. Most experts agree that the universe started as an infinitely hot and dense point called a singularity. Wait a minute. Isn’t that what people call black holes? It is, in fact, and some physicists say they…

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Venus May Once Have Been Habitable

Planet Venus. In his 1954 novel Lucky Starr and the Oceans of Venus, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov imagined seas filled with life and underwater cities on our neighboring planet. It wasn’t long, however, before we discovered what really lurks…

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Why Pluto Is Much Colder Than We Thought

It was a lazy, hazy, crazy day on Pluto when a spacecraft from Earth flew by at a blistering speed of 31,000 miles per hour two years ago. New Horizons took a bunch of snapshots, made some quick measurements of…

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Designing A Deep-Space UFO

Let’s design a deep-space ufo! SPACE REQUIREMENTS: Our deep-space UFO must be large enough to house a human crew of 10 or 12 comfortably for a long period of time (several months).  It must contain life support systems, food and water…

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There Are Some Bizarre Things That Float In Space

Bizarre things in space. Space is big. Really big. It’s so big, in fact, that you’d actually be forgiven for believing that pretty much all of it is completely empty — hence the name. It’s true that, according to science,…

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The Curiosity Rover Spotted Wispy Clouds In The Martian Skies

The Curiosity rover spotted wispy cloud. New images from NASA’s Curiosity rover revealed wispy, early-season clouds streaking across the Martian sky. The clouds on Mars resemble the thin ice-crystal cirrus clouds found in Earth’s atmosphere. The images, taken by the rover’s Navigation Camera (Navcam)…

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A Surprising Explanation For The Sun’s Mysterious Tilt

The sun’s mysterious tilt. That is, the sun rotates on an axis that isn’t quite perpendicular to the orbits of Earth and the other major planets.  They all  lie in the same plane because all formed out of a disk-shaped…

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Dark Matter: Is It Right In Front Of Us?

Dark Matter. We know, pretty simply, how stars work. We know how much light they give off, and that’s very closely related to their mass. Brighter stars are more massive; dimmer stars are less so. So when we look at…

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Unexplained Deep Space Mysteries

Unexplained deep space mysteries. The universe contains some much stranger, much larger, and much more terrifying mysteries than you ever thought to be afraid of. The Travelling Blackhole Black holes are bad news, but here’s one way to make them…

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Did The Aliens Accidentally Killed Themselves?

Did the aliens accidentally kill themselves? With at least 100 billion planets in the Milky Way, you’d think at least one would have produced a race of intelligent alien beings. So how come we’ve never seen signs of space aliens…

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Looking For Life In The Right Places

Looking for life. Hundreds of planets are likely caught up the Milky Way whirlpool galaxy. From the lonely Earth we start the search.

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Life On The TRAPPIST-1 Planets

The TRAPPIST-1 system consist of seven planets, about the size of Earth, and can be just the right temperature to support life.