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Astronomers have discovered that the least massive star of the Fomalhaut system, Fomalhaut C, hosts its own comet belt.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 15:42
Researchers have said that the first detailed examination of clay mineralogy in its original setting on Mars is offering new insights on the planet`s past habitability.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 09:00
Mining in space is moving from science fiction to commercial reality but metals magnates on this planet need not fear a mountain of extraterrestrial supply - the aim is to fuel human voyages deeper into the galaxy.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 10:23
A scientist has claimed to have found the reason behind surfaces of most asteroids appearing redder than meteorites-the remnants of asteroids that have crashed to Earth.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 16:13
Astronomers have discovered one of the richest planetary systems - containing up to seven planets orbiting a Sun-like star - 127 light years from Earth.
Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 14:02
Using NASA`s Kepler space telescope, an international team of astronomers have found a distant planetary system, which features multiple planets orbiting at a severe tilt to their host star.
Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 14:10
Scientists have claimed that Jupiter and Saturn just might be filled to the brim with diamonds.
Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 09:25
Astronomers have autopsied a distant, broken apart planet and revealed signs of water and a rocky surface together for the first time, delighting scientists on the hunt for alien life.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 10:59
Curiosity rover has uncovered evidence of water on Mars.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 03, 2013, 14:40
Astronomers have successfully synthesized the distribution of atomic carbon around a planetary nebula NGC 6302 in test observations with the ALMA Band 8 receiver.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 14:54
Scientists still have doubts over the theory that Earth arose from the collision of asteroids, as its composition doesn`t resemble that of meteoroids - the small particles that break off from asteroids.
Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 12:33
Researchers has found evidence that an extrasolar planet may be forming quite far from its star-about twice the distance Pluto is from our Sun.
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