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Asteroid approach: NASA tracks a 25,433mph asteroid approaching Earth - Will it hit?

Asteroid approach: NASA tracks a 25,433mph asteroid approaching Earth - Will it hit?

8 hours ago   |   Daily Express

AN ASTEROID barreling through space at more than 25,400mph will approach the planet in less than 24 hours - but do NASA's asteroid trackers expect the rock to hit Earth?
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Life on Mars: Experts increasingly convinced Red Planet once homed aliens

Life on Mars: Experts increasingly convinced Red Planet once homed aliens

10 hours ago   |   Daily Express

MARS was once abundant in mineral-rich waters which could have proved the Red Planet a perfect breeding ground for microbial alien life, a new study has revealed.
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The world's oldest asteroid strike in Western Australia may have triggered a global thaw

16 hours ago   |   The Guardian

A new study showing the 70km-wide Yarrabubba crater dates impact to 2.29bn years ago The world's oldest remaining asteroid crater is at a place called Yarrabubba, south-east of...
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Doomsday Clock 2020 current time: Will the Doomsday Clock move forward this year?

Doomsday Clock 2020 current time: Will the Doomsday Clock move forward this year?

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

THE DOOMSDAY Clock 2020 update will reveal how close the planet is to total annihilation - but what is the current time on the Doomsday Clock and will it move forward this year?
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Asteroid SHOCK: 'Potentially hazardous' space rock pictured approaching Earth

Asteroid SHOCK: 'Potentially hazardous' space rock pictured approaching Earth

2 days ago   |   Daily Express

AN ASTEROID dubbed “potentially hazardous” by astronomers was pictured making a close approach to our planet on Friday.
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Student makes ‘Earth sandwich' with help from stranger on other side of world

Student makes ‘Earth sandwich' with help from stranger on other side of world

2 days ago   |   Metro

Etienne Naude was helped by a man in Spain to make his cross-continental sandwich A computer science student from New Zealand and a man from Spain have made an ‘Earth...
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Asteroid shock: Space rock twice size of Big Ben to skim Earth TODAY

Asteroid shock: Space rock twice size of Big Ben to skim Earth TODAY

4 days ago   |   Daily Express

ASTEROID 2009 BH2 will make a close approach with the planet, NASA asteroid trackers have announced.
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NASA asteroid: Radars track a 200M rock rapidly approaching Earth at 40,130MPH

NASA asteroid: Radars track a 200M rock rapidly approaching Earth at 40,130MPH

5 days ago   |   Daily Express

AN ASTEROID twice as tall as the Statue of Liberty is rapidly approaching the planet at speeds of more than 40,130mph, NASA's asteroid trackers have found.
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Earthquake today: The deadliest earthquakes that struck on this day in history revealed

Earthquake today: The deadliest earthquakes that struck on this day in history revealed

6 days ago   |   Daily Express

EARTHQUAKES strike the planet every day but some are bigger and deadlier than others. Here are the three biggest earthquakes that erupted on this day, January 16, in the past.
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Volcano apocalypse: ‘Blobs' beneath Pacific and Africa could coat Earth in 100km of lava

Volcano apocalypse: ‘Blobs' beneath Pacific and Africa could coat Earth in 100km of lava

7 days ago   |   Daily Express

GIANT blobs which sit beneath Africa and the Pacific ocean could contain enough matter to cover the entire planet in 100 kilometres of lava, scientists have revealed in a...
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The Science Behind Why Stress Turns Your Hair Grey

The Science Behind Why Stress Turns Your Hair Grey

In the middle of a bout of stress, you look in the mirror, only to find a strand of white lightning running through your hair. Is it a coincidence, or does stress actually make... Read more ...

Greta Thunberg speech in full: Read the activist's powerful Davos speech on...

Greta Thunberg speech in full: Read the activist's powerful Davos speech on climate here

GRETA THUNBERG clashed with world leaders at the Davos World Economic Forum this week over their failure to curb the effects of climate change. Read the transcript of the... Read more ...

SpaceX test-fires rocket for next Starlink mission; launch date under review

SpaceX test-fires rocket for next Starlink mission; launch date under review

Nine Merlin engines on the first stage of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket fired for several seconds at 2 p.m. EST Monday during a prelaunch static fire test. Credit: Stephen Clark... Read more ...

SpaceX launch: Striking pictures show moment Crew Dragon separates from Falcon 9

SpaceX launch: Striking pictures show moment Crew Dragon separates from Falcon 9

SPACEX has released stunning new photos revealing the exact moment the Crew Dragon spacecraft separated from its Falcon 9 rocket. Read more ...

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Seanna Yoon

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NASA news: Beautiful Hubble snap reveals a colossal galaxy heading to the...

NASA news: Beautiful Hubble snap reveals a colossal galaxy heading to the Milky Way

NASA has released an awe-inspiring Hubble Space Telescope image of our nearest neighbour - the Andromeda galaxy. Read more ...

NASA invites public to vote on name for Mars 2020 rover

NASA invites public to vote on name for Mars 2020 rover

The Mars 2020 rover is seen during a drive test in December at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA has announced the nine... Read more ...

Easy Ways to Live Well - everything you need to know

Easy Ways to Live Well - everything you need to know

Easy Ways to Live Well, BBC One's new series, sees celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and presenter Steph McGovern tackle the latest science around health. The unlikely... Read more ...

Ending the daily grind: Science of perfect espresso uncovered

Ending the daily grind: Science of perfect espresso uncovered

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