Scientists recently announced the discovery of a large millipede fossil that shows the creatures were once as big as cars.
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A team of researchers has studied what’s needed to send life to the nearest star. They envision small creatures riding tiny spacecraft to Proxima Centauri.
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The United States staggered through a steady onslaught of deadly billion-dollar weather and climate disasters in an extra hot 2021, while the nation’s greenhouse gas emissions last year jumped 6% because of surges in coal and long-haul trucking, putting America…
Astronomers have nearly doubled the number of known rogue planets with a recent discovery using archive images from the Upper Scorpius region.
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Amazing astrophotographers in the EarthSky community shared their photos of December’s deep sky with us, including the Spaghetti Nebula and galaxies.
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