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Feb 14, 2014 03:20 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Dear Science Communication Professionals: We have a problem. Continue reading →
Feb 3, 2014 12:45 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Earth may be a nice and cozy place for life as we know it to evolve, but is it really the best place for life to thrive? Probably not, say two researchers. Continue reading →
Nov 13, 2013 01:48 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
There's something odd floating around in the outer solar system. Actually, there's lots of odd things floating around in the outer solar system, but 2002 UX25 is one of the most baffling. Continue reading →
Oct 21, 2013 04:33 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In an epic quest to understand how supermassive black holes grow so massive, astronomers are using pulsars to detect gravitational waves. Continue reading →
Oct 14, 2013 11:54 AM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
Lee Billing' new book captures the excitement and humanity behind the search for exoplanets. Continue reading →
Jun 11, 2013 12:56 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
News about black holes is usually accompanied by some fun description of them eating stuff. But the supermassive behemoth at the center of NGC 253 has become a little... sleepy. Continue reading →
Jun 11, 2013 06:40 PM ET // Ray Villard
Will the human face evolve into this over the next 100,000 years?
Nov 18, 2011 03:16 PM ET // Ray Villard
The "classic" habitable zone is defined as the location around a star where a planet can sustain liquid water -- but this may not be the only life-supporting substance. Is there more than one habitable zone?
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