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Physics Space & Planetary

‘Ghost particles’ could improve understanding the universe

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Trillions of neutrinos, or ghost particles, are passing through us every second. While scientists know this fact, they don't know what role neutrinos play in
Atmospheric Science Space & Planetary Tech & Engineering

Discovery of “lost” early satellite data to aid understanding of the Earth’s climate

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Serendipity, expertise, foresight and the equivalent of an Earth observation data archaeological dig have led to recovery of almost-40-year-old satellite imagery - thought lost forever
Space & Planetary

Researchers find most volcanic activity on Mercury stopped about 3.5 billion years ago

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New research from North Carolina State University finds that major volcanic activity on the planet Mercury most likely ended about 3.5 billion years ago. These
Space & Planetary

Cataclysm at Meteor Crater: Crystal sheds light on Earth, moon, Mars

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In molten sandstone extracted by prospectors a century ago, an international team of scientists has discovered microscopic crystals telling of unimaginable pressures and temperatures when