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Key to Finding Aliens Is Hiding in the Stratosphere
May 27, 2018
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Key to Finding Aliens Is Hiding in the Stratosphere

Stratosphere is a harsh, dry, cold, ultraviolet-drenched environment with low pressure. Studying it may give us a new perspective on life on other planets. So, the stratosphere is the atmospheric zone that lies directly above the dynamic troposphere where we live. When we fly on a plane over 35,000 feet, we are...

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Massive Comet Led the Earth to Experience a Mini Ice Age
February 05, 2018
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Massive Comet Led the Earth to Experience a Mini Ice Age

About 13,000 years ago a disintegrating comet struck the Earth. Thus, setting off global firestorms. The impact led the Earth to a mini ice age. A massive firestorm broke out after fragments of a comet that measured more than 60 miles wide, struck the planet. A team of 24 scientists led by Wendy S. Wolbach, a Professor of...

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4 months ago
New Images of Near-Earth Asteroid Phaethon
December 28, 2017
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New Images of Near-Earth Asteroid Phaethon

Astronomers capture images of the second-largest asteroid in Earth’s proximity. The asteroid Paethon might be “potentially hazardous”. Astronomers concluded the new observations at the Arecibo Observatory from December 15 through 19, 2017. This asteroid is the parent body of the Geminid meteor shower of...

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6 months ago
8 Asteroids Fly Close to Earth in Just 3 Weeks
October 26, 2017
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8 Asteroids Fly Close to Earth in Just 3 Weeks

Astronomers are keeping their eyes on the rogue objects. Half a dozen asteroids have flown so close to Earth. October seems to be a busy month. Over the weekend, astronomers discovered a small asteroid passing close to Earth. It flew twice as close to your head as most of the man-made satellites in orbit. Asteroid 2017...

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8 months ago
Is Space Debris Dangerous For Satellites And People On Earth?
July 01, 2017
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Is Space Debris Dangerous For Satellites And People On Earth?

Collisions with space debris have become a hazard to spacecraft; they cause great damage, especially to solar panels and optics like telescopes or star trackers. Space debris is the collection of man-made objects around Earth, like old-satellites, spent rocket stages and pieces from disintegration, collisions and...

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Understanding The Global Warming
May 25, 2017
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Understanding The Global Warming

The global warming is really happening and it’s very sad. Over the past 50 years, the average global temperature has increased at the fastest rate in recorded history. So, what is global warming? Global warming is the gradual heating of Earth’s surface, oceans, and atmosphere. Over the past 50 years, the average...

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