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World’s oldest meteor impact crater discovered


July 1st, 2012 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) The world's oldest meteorite crater - a giant impact zone more than 100 km wide - has been found in Greenland, scientists say.Researchers think it was ... Read more...

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Mars Rover find traces of mineral gypsum


December 8th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 8 (IANS) US space agency NASA's Mars Rover has found bright veins of a mineral, possibly gypsum, deposited by water on the red planet. "This stuff is a ... Read more...

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Nasa space telescope spots odd new solar system


February 3rd, 2011 - 2:48 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- NASA's Kepler mission has discovered a planetary system including six planets orbiting a Sun-like star called Kepler-11, located approximately 2,000 light years from Earth. "Kepler-11 is a remarkable system ... Read more...

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New Mars movie reveals red planet’s blue sunset


December 23rd, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): America's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has shot a Mars movie clip, which reveals the red planet's bluish sunset and another clip that shows the silhouette of the moon ... Read more...

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Log onto www.moonzoo.org for a virtual walk on the moon


May 12th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Scientists are inviting members of the public to make a significant contribution to scientific knowledge about the Moon.However, no spacesuit or rocket ship is required - all visitors ... Read more...

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“Earthlings” to visit Martian moon Phobos


February 26th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Soon, the Martian moon Phobos would be visited by "Earthlings", in the form of an assortment of critters and microbes scheduled to make a round-trip journey to the ... Read more...

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Scientists track zebrafish development cell by cell


October 10th, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 10 (ANI): A team of researchers from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, Germany, has successfully used a novel microscope to map the behaviour and movements of ... Read more...

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Analysis begins on Phoenix Landers deepest soil sample


September 3rd, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 3 (ANI): Scientists have begun to analyze a sample of soil delivered to NASAs Phoenix Mars Landers wet chemistry experiment from the deepest trench dug so far in the ... Read more...

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NASA probe finds Martian soil to be clumpier than previously believed


June 10th, 2008 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): NASAs Phoenix Mars Lander has found that Martian soil is clumpier than previously believed, after undergoing difficulties for getting soil samples from the surface of the Red ... Read more...

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NASA probe returns highest resolution view ever from Mars


June 6th, 2008 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): NASAs Phoenix Mars Lander has returned the highest resolution view ever from the Red Planet, with the images of dust and sand particles taken by the probes ... Read more...

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