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Earth-sized planets with abundant water statistically likely around red dwarfs

Computer simulations of the formation of planets orbiting in the habitable zones of low mass stars such as Proxima Centauri by astrophysicists at the University of Bern show that these planets ...

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Saturn's weird hexagon changes colour

The mysterious hexagon at Saturn's northern pole has changed colour from blue to gold, scientists have said.

4 hours ago from BBC News

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Samsung To Give Galaxy Note 7 Customers 50 Percent Discount On Galaxy S8 Or Galaxy Note 8

Samsung is continuing to make efforts to atone for its Galaxy Note 7 debacle, aiming its latest mea culpa at affected owners living in its home country of South Korea. The offer over there ...

Mon 24 Oct 16 from HotHardware

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And Now Here’s a Spooky Hubble Space Picture Just in Time for Halloween

This nebula, located in he Milky Way, harbors one of the hottest stars

Mon 24 Oct 16 from TIME

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'Heartbeat stars' unlocked in new study

Matters of the heart can be puzzling and mysterious—so too with unusual astronomical objects called heartbeat stars.

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10 years of Taylor Swift: can you remember an era that isn’t this one?

Taylor Swift’s debut album Taylor Swift was released 10 years ago today. It’s hard to remember a time before her outsize cultural influence, which spans not only country and pop ...

22 hours ago from The Verge

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Photos: The sterling presence of Country's rising superstar, Madeline Smith

When you want the best and the brightest rising star in the business to step out on stage and get your crowd all fired up, there's only one name you need to know: Madeline Smith. ...

42 minutes ago from AXS

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First results from long-term, hi-res tracking of eruptions on Jupiter's moon Io

Jupiter's moon Io continues to be the most volcanically active body in the solar system, as documented by the longest series of frequent, high-resolution observations of the moon's thermal emission ...

Thu 20 Oct 16 from

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Either stars are strange, or there are 234 aliens trying to contact us

We all want there to be aliens. Green ones, pink ones, brown ones, Greys. Or maybe Vulcans, Klingons, even a being of pure energy. Any type will do.

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Donald Glover Cast As Young Lando Calrissian In Han Solo Movie

We’ve all known for a while now that a standalone Han Solo movie is being produced and the casting picks are gradually being revealed. It has now been confirmed that Donald Glover has ...

Sun 23 Oct 16 from Ubergizmo

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