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February 11, 2022

Galactic archeologists expect the James Webb Space Telescope to be a game changer for their field

February 10, 2022

The universe is probably heading towards a “Big Freeze.” Here’s what that means, and why it’s way too early to worry

January 12, 2022

Mitochondria counts may be a crucial tool for measuring the risks of radiation and weightlessness

December 22, 2021

A new list of exoplanets that can see the Earth is ‘a little uncomfortable’, an astrophysicist acknowledges

December 13, 2021

As the long-awaited launch of the James Webb Space Telescope approaches, astronomers just picked its successor’s successor.

February 26, 2021

To exoplanet scientists, oddball planets are much more than just a strange sight on a cosmic sightseeing tour

February 3, 2021

Astronomers are finding ways to keep investigating the universe despite missing data due to COVID-19 telescope shutdowns

January 27, 2021

Scientists recently developed a substance that could help plants grow on Mars without the need for an artificial oxygen atmosphere

May 6, 2020

Pluto’s next human-made visitor could peel away the world’s surface and reveal an ocean underneath

October 31, 2019

Astronomers are closer than ever to understanding the origins of the Solar System’s most peculiar moon

October 17, 2019

An astrophysicist and a poet discover they have much in common

January 15, 2019

Science is likely a long way from discovering life beyond Earth, but a decades-old equation can help us think about how to look — or possibly lead us astray

June 15, 2018

One astronomer thinks failed stars will help us understand the origins of celestial objects

January 18, 2017

A woman astronomer’s 20-year quest to find 100 Earth-like planets is within reach

January 11, 2017

The twin paradox shows how approaching the speed of light alters both time and space

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