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Nov 29, 2015 01:24 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
When the moon was formed from a massive planetary collision billions of years ago, somehow very little of Earth's water ended up on the moon -- and planetary scientists aren't sure why. Continue reading →
Nov 28, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
A broken-up comet likely made star KIC 8462852 look strange, a new study suggests.
Nov 27, 2015 05:57 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
A low-cost mission could soon be launched to directly observe the exoplanetary system in orbit around Alpha Centauri, one of the solar system's nearest stellar neighbors.
Nov 25, 2015 12:08 PM ET // Susanna Speier, Contributor
An inside look at the dust-analyzing instrument that will fly on NASA's upcoming mission to the ocean-harboring Jupiter moon.
Nov 25, 2015 04:35 PM ET // Jason Major
If you find yourself eating too much over the Thanksgiving holiday, don't worry -- you can always try out the latest super star diet.
Nov 24, 2015 09:57 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin space launch company successfully returned a New Shepard rocket and capsule after blastoff.
Nov 24, 2015 02:33 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
An infrared NASA space telescope has been keeping tabs on dozens of comets and has revealed huge quantities of carbon monoxide and dioxide being vented into interplanetary space.
Nov 23, 2015 03:48 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Are the planets of the solar system sprouting invisible dark matter 'hairs'? If so, does this indicate an interplanetary trend of dark matter 'beards'?
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