NASA releases US asteroid strike preparedness plan

The chances of a large asteroid striking the Earth are remote, but because the consequences of such an impact are potentially catastrophic, NASA takes the possibility very seriously. ...

1 hours ago from Gizmag

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Why Trump’s ‘Space Force’ Won’t — and Shouldn’t — Happen

Apart from the fact that we can't afford it, we don't need it, and it won't work

Tue 19 Jun 18 from TIME

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Samsung Rolls Out Sunrise Gold Galaxy S9 To Showcase Your Inner C-3PO

There's no question that Samsung's Galaxy series are among the most popular Android smartphones on the planet. The newest entries into the family -- the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ -- launched ...

11 hours ago from HotHardware

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World's first known manta ray nursery discovered

A graduate student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego and colleagues from NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries have discovered the world's ...

Tue 19 Jun 18 from Phys.org

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Report: Lucasfilm puts Obi-Wan film “on hold” after underwhelming Solo debut

Obi-Wan film further along than Boba Fett's, but both are reportedly affected.

7 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Researchers find last of universe's missing ordinary matter

Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder have helped to find the last reservoir of ordinary matter hiding in the universe.

10 hours ago from Phys.org

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Aliens could harness and move stars to keep powering their civilisations, says scientist

We might be able to spot such activity happening deep in space, paper suggests

12 hours ago from The Independent

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Mars mystery revealed as massive volcanic deposit

Rock formation is the largest yet found in the solar system. Andrew Masterson reports.

14 hours ago from Cosmos Magazine

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Climate change to overtake land use as major threat to global biodiversity

Climate change will have a rapidly increasing effect on the structure of global ecological communities over the next few decades, with amphibians and reptiles being significantly more affected ...

Tue 19 Jun 18 from Phys.org

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Learning about the Himalayas using Mars technology

The Himalayan Range includes some of the youngest and most spectacular mountains on Earth, but the rugged landscape that lends it the striking beauty for which it is known can also keep scientists ...

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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