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Manned exploration of Mars possible as radiation risk found `manageable`

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 11:22

Scientists have established from the radiation measurements received from the Radiation Assessment Detector on NASA`s Curiosity rover that even though manned missions to Mars could be risky, the radiation hazards are more manageable than originally believed.

Debris flowing on frozen Arctic sand similar to seepage flows on Mars

Last Updated: Saturday, September 07, 2013, 14:25

The Alaskan debris flows formed at ground temperatures that may correspond to those occurring locally and seasonally on the surface of Mars.

Moon could have formed from Earth material

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 06, 2013, 10:50

Scientists have come up with two new models to explain the age-old question of how Earth`s moon formed.

`Invisible` planet discovered outside our solar system

Last Updated: Friday, May 11, 2012, 17:43

Astronomers have discovered what they claim is a "hidden planet" outside our solar system, using a 150-year-old technique used to find Neptune.