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Category: Life in Space (unfilter)

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Landing Site Agreed for Life Hunting Mars Rover

"The ExoMars rover might not know its name, but it almost certainly knows where it will be touching down when it reaches the surface of Mars in 2020..."
Posted: 13 November 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: cnet.com
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New Study Suggests Using Laser Light to Message ETs

"Guys, we've been going about it all wrong. Despite decades of sending signals, probes, and satellites into space in search of extraterrestrial life, we have still not (officially) made contact..."
Posted: 08 November 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: outerplaces.com
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Could 'Oumuamua Be an Extraterrestrial Solar Sail?

"On October 19th, 2017, the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System-1 (Pan-STARRS-1) in Hawaii announced the first-ever detection of an interstellar asteroid, named 1I/2017 U1 (aka, 'Oumuamua)..."
Posted: 03 November 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: phys.org
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Bio-tech Firm Aims to Birth First 'Extraterrestrial' in 2024

"When it comes to entrepreneurship in space, all kinds of ideas come to mind: Selfies, asteroid mining, hotels… Human reproduction? Why not? Elon Musk once endeavored to achieve something similar to mice..."
Posted: 30 October 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: teslarati.com
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Oxygen Discovery 'Completely Changes' Potential for Life on Mars

"Eyed as prime real estate, Mars currently occupies the mind of space innovation suitors. Billions is being spent in the race to get humans to the planet..."
Posted: 25 October 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: rt.com
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Extraterrestrials Might Look Like Us, Says Astrobiologist

"Maybe they're not alien doppelgangers—mirror images of us. But extraterrestrial life—should it exist—might look 'eerily similar to the life we see on Earth,' says Charles Cockell, professor of astrobiology at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland..."
Posted: 19 October 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: forbes.com
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Every NASA Mission Should Look for Alien Life, Scientists Say

"Searching for signs of alien life should be part of every future NASA mission, researchers wrote in a new report..."
Posted: 14 October 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: livescience.com
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Giant Shards of Ice on Europa Could Hinder Search for Life

"Towering blades of ice could get in the way of our search for alien life, scientists have warned..."
Posted: 09 October 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: independent.co.uk
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Virgin Galactic Will Send Rocket to Space in 'Weeks Not Months'

"Virgin Galactic is 'weeks away' from sending one of its rockets into space for the first time, according to founder and chairman Sir Richard Branson..."
Posted: 09 October 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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Secret Hidden 'City' Discovered on Mars?

"Conspiracy theory YouTube channel 'Mars Anomalies and Beyond' has uploaded a video which shows some enhanced Martian images that features city-like structures and vehicles..."
Posted: 09 October 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: ibtimes.co.in
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ET Project Teams up with World's Largest Radio Telescope Array

"Breakthrough Listen, the global initiative looking for signs of intelligent life in the Universe, has partnered with the MeerKAT telescope in South Africa..."
Posted: 09 October 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: invests.com
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ISS Conspiracy? Investigators 'Can't Rule Out' Sabotage

"Russian authorities are working to determine if a rogue astronaut may have intentionally drilled the hole..."
Posted: 10 September 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: unexplained-mysteries.com
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Japan to Conduct First 'Space Elevator' Tests

"Elon Musk may not believe in space elevators yet, but Japan is taking a step forward to realise the dream of travelling to space by elevators instead of the traditional rocket..."
Posted: 10 September 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: cnet.com
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Water Discovered in Jupiter's Great Red Spot Could Support Life

"Scientists have for the first time detected water clouds deep inside the Great Red Spot on Jupiter..."
Posted: 04 September 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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Vice President Pence Outlines Plan for New Space Force by 2020

"Faced with growing competition and threats from Russia and China, the White House on Thursday said it will create the U.S. Space Force as a sixth, separate military service by 2020..."
Posted: 12 August 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: pressdemocrat.com
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Curiosity Rover Celebrates Six Years on Mars with a Tweet

"NASA's Curiosity rover - a mission that has spotted evidence of liquid water as well as potential signs life and habitability on Mars - has completed six years on the red planet..."
Posted: 07 August 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dnaindia.com
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SETI Unveil Updated Rating System for Space Signals

"Researchers looking for signals from technologically advanced aliens pick up countless strange pings — but so far, nothing has convinced them that a message really came from aliens..."
Posted: 02 August 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: space.com
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'New Earth' May Support Alien Life

"A 'super-Earth' 1,400 light years away has emerged as the exoplanet most likely of any known to support alien life. Kepler 452b, discovered in 2015, lies in the middle of a newly identified 'abiogenesis zone'..."
Posted: 02 August 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: express.co.uk
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Designs Unveiled for Conceptual 3D-Printed Martian Habitat

"International design practice Hassell reveals its vision for human habitation on mars, after being listed in NASA's top 10 for its 3D printing centennial challenge..."
Posted: 02 August 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: designboom.com
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Liquid Water 'Lake' Revealed on Mars

"Researchers have found evidence of an existing body of liquid water on Mars. What they believe to be a lake sits under the planet's south polar ice cap, and is about 20km (12 miles) across..."
Posted: 25 July 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Alien Life May Have 'Thrived' on the Moon Before Earth Evolution

"The moon may have been inhabited by mysterious extraterrestrial organisms before life evolved on Planet Earth, scientists have claimed..."
Posted: 24 July 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: metro.co.uk
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Did NASA Accidentally Destroy Proof of Life on Mars?

"In the late 1970s, two Viking robots sailed to Mars, pillaged the soil and burnt any traces of life they found..."
Posted: 15 July 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: livescience.com
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Russia Warns of Deadly Mutant Space Bacteria

"Bacteria that mutate during a trip in to space could become a threat to life on Earth, scientists claim..."
Posted: 09 July 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: unexplained-mysteries.com
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NASA Bolsters Its 'Planet-Contamination Police'

"There is a new space sheriff in town for alien-hunting U.S. scientists: Lisa Pratt, NASA’s latest 'planetary protection officer,' an astrobiologist from Indiana University who entered the role in early February..."
Posted: 03 July 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: scientificamerican.com
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Complex Organic Molecules Discovered on Enceladus

"The Cassini orbiter revealed many fascinating things about the Saturn system before its mission ended in September of 2017..."
Posted: 30 June 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: universetoday.com
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Evidence Mounts for Theory that Life Originated in Space

"IT’S beginning to look like life here began out there. The number of potentially habitable worlds has exploded. Organic molecules are being found in comets and cosmic clouds..."
Posted: 30 June 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: adelaidenow.com.au
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Company Aims to 3D Print Satellites and Spaceships in Orbit

"SpaceX is the best-known start-up in aerospace today. But what comes after reusable rockets?.."
Posted: 25 June 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: cnbc.com
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Rover Finds Organic Compounds and Strange Methane on Mars

"No, NASA hasn’t discovered life on Mars yet—but a new result makes it seem like maybe, at some point in the planet’s history, the conditions were ripe for some extraterrestrial beings. Maybe..."
Posted: 08 June 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: gizmodo.com
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NASA Proposes Manned Trip to Venus Using Inflatable Cloud Lab

"Venus could be the next stop for humans as NASA looks to discover if life ever existed on the now barren planet..."
Posted: 08 June 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: express.co.uk
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Astronomers Find 121 Planets That Could Have Habitable Moons

"More than 100 planets with potentially habitable moons have been identified by astronomers combing the cosmos for signs of extraterrestrial life..."
Posted: 31 May 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: express.co.uk
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Martian Fossils Could Be Hidden in Ancient Rocks, Scientists Say

"An ancient bed of rock near a dried-out Martian lake could contain alien fossils which prove life once existed on the Red Planet..."
Posted: 26 May 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: metro.co.uk
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Stratospheric Discoveries Hint at Space Dwelling Life Forms

"The presence of microbial life in Earth's stratosphere is not only opening up a new arena in which to study extremophiles, but is increasing the range of possible environments in which we may find life on other planets..."
Posted: 26 May 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: phys.org
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Major Paper Suggests Octopus DNA Came from Space

"A major paper revives the oft-mocked theory that life on Earth began in a rain of cosmic microbes. Stephen Fleischfresser reports..."
Posted: 15 May 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: cosmosmagazine.com
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Aliens May Well Exist in a Parallel Universe, New Studies Find

"Should the search for alien life in our universe come up empty-handed, it might be worth checking in on a neighboring universe instead..."
Posted: 15 May 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: livescience.com
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NASA Funds 5-Year Missions to Help Seek Out Alien Life

"The NASA Astrobiology Institute (NAI) has awarded five-year grants to three research teams who will hunt for life in the universe..."
Posted: 15 May 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: space.com
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Evidence for Water Geysers Found on Europa

"Data from the Galileo probe have reignited the possibility that Jupiter's moon Europa is spouting plumes into space..."
Posted: 15 May 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: news.nationalgeographic.com
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Yellowstone Microbe Discovery May Explain Origin of Life on Earth

"Scientists think they might have found a vital clue to the mystery of how life on Earth began in the warm acidic waters at Yellowstone National Park..."
Posted: 15 May 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: newsweek.com
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NASA and ESA Plan to Bring Martian Soil Samples Back to Earth

"Sophisticated laboratories aboard probes like the Curiosity Rover and the upcoming Insight Mars Lander can tell us much, but samples of Martian soil in terrestrial laboratories would open new worlds of exploration for scientists..."
Posted: 29 April 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: digitaltrends.com
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Indian Scientists Claim to Have Detected Extraterrestrial Bacteria

"The Indian Space Research Organization has claimed to have detected three types of bacteria which are so far not identified on earth. The experiment, conducted with the help of a high-altitude balloon..."
Posted: 25 April 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: sputniknews.com
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New Research Suggests Cosmos Filled with 'Alien Megastructures'

"Scientists have made a discovery which could be a crucial step towards proving that our universe is populated by vast numbers of advanced alien civilisations..."
Posted: 25 April 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: metro.co.uk
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Psychologists Say SETI 'Will Never Make Contact with Aliens'

"A group of psychologists say scientists will never make contact with aliens because aliens are likely to use communications based on unknown physical principles. They also say scientists are prone to so-called inattentional blindness..."
Posted: 13 April 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: spacedaily.com
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'Rectangular Object' Spotted in Chinese Moon Photos

"Popular Scottish ufologist George Graham, who discovered the photos of the moon many amazing anomalies shared with your subscribers information about your new discovery..."
Posted: 08 April 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: sivtimes.com
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Company Aims to Launch 'Luxury Space Hotel' within Four Years

"If road trips, theme parks, and beach resorts just don't do it for you, how about a stay in a swanky space hotel?..."
Posted: 08 April 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: nbcnews.com
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Is There Life Adrift in the Clouds of Venus?

"In the search for extraterrestrial life, scientists have turned over all sorts of rocks. Mars, for example, has geological features that suggest it once had—and still has—subsurface liquid water, an almost sure prerequisite for life..."
Posted: 31 March 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: phys.org
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7% of Astronaut's DNA Permanently Changed after Living in Space

"Spending time in space permanently changes your genes, a shock new Nasa study has revealed. Astronaut Scott Kelly now has different DNA to his identical twin brother after spending just a year in space, scientists found..."
Posted: 16 March 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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NASA Shapes Science Plan for Deep-space Outpost Near the Moon

"NASA is pressing forward on plans to build a Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway, an outpost for astronauts positioned in the space near Earth's moon..."
Posted: 16 March 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: space.com
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Why Stephen Hawking Urged Humanity to Leave Earth

"Stephen Hawking died at age 76 on Wednesday, his family announced in a statement. The famed British physicist, whose theories on black hole radiation and cosmology transformed him into a household name, died peacefully in his Cambridge home..."
Posted: 16 March 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: inverse.com
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NASA Accused of Alien 'Cover-up' by Scientist

"Nasa has been accused of covering up the existence of alien life on Mars. Barry DiGregorio, a researcher at Buckingham University, said Nasa’s Mars Rover found traces of alien lifeforms on Mars but did not investigate them properly..."
Posted: 06 March 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: metro.co.uk
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Vodafone to Install 4G Network on the Moon

"The Moon will have a 4G mobile network installed next year, according to plans set out by Vodafone and Nokia..."
Posted: 01 March 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: telegraph.co.uk
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Bigelow Aims to Replace ISS with Inflatable Space Stations

"Bigelow Aerospace — which currently has an inflatable capsule attached to the International Space Station (ISS) — announced bold plans to populate low-Earth orbit with inflatable space capsules..."
Posted: 24 February 2018 - Category: Life in Space - Source: mashable.com
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