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NASA is looking for people to test out its Mars simulator for a year

The agency is accepting applicants for the second cohort of its Mars simulator mission. Participants will live and work from a 3D-printed, 1,700-square-foot facility at NASA's Houston space center.

Wed Feb 21, 2024 07:29
Watch out, a dead satellite is falling back to Earth

There's a one in a billion chance it could hit somebody on the head. Europe's space agency doesn't know exactly when or where it will land.

Tue Feb 20, 2024 23:29
Scientists have found a black hole so large it eats the equivalent of one sun per day

With a mass 17 billion times larger than our sun, this black hole is the fastest-growing black hole ever recorded, Australian National University said.(Image credit: M. Kornmesser)

Tue Feb 20, 2024 22:29
By accident, scientists found an underwater 'megastructure' from the Stone Age

Scientists have found what they say could be one of the oldest Stone Age megastructures in Europe: a giant stone wall on the floor of the Baltic Sea. They've dubbed it the "Blinkerwall."

Tue Feb 20, 2024 01:38
In latest lunar landing trial, Intuitive Machines hopes to get U.S. back to the moon

If successful, the uncrewed spacecraft would be the first U.S. lunar landing in more than 50 years, and would mean one giant leap for the commercial space sector.(Image credit: John Raoux)

Mon Feb 19, 2024 12:40
One woolly mammoth's journey at the end of the Ice Age

Lately, paleoecologist Audrey Rowe has been a bit preoccupied with a girl named Elma. That's because Elma is ... a woolly mammoth. And 14,000 years ago, when Elma was alive, her habitat in interior Alaska was rapidly changing. The Ice Age was coming to a close and human hunters were starting early settlements. Which leads to an intriguing question:...

Mon Feb 19, 2024 12:40

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