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An Alien Hunter On The Risks And Rewards Of Landing On Europa

An Alien Hunter On The Risks And Rewards Of Landing On Europa

On Friday, February 10, NASA announced that a team of 21 scientists had delivered their first report on a lander mission to explore the possibility of life on Jupiter’s icy moon Europa. The NASA-employed Science Definition Team (SDT) recommended that NASA send a probe as soon as 2031, about a…

There Are Vast Reserves Of Ancient Freshwater Hidden Below The Ocean

There Are Vast Reserves Of Ancient Freshwater Hidden Below The Ocean

When you’re drilling deep under the seabed, the last thing you might expect is freshwater. Yet Danish scientists on a recent expedition in the Baltic Sea suddenly found freshwater gushing up from their drill. In fact, undersea freshwater reserves are hidden all over the world, and some claim this could…