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Scientists discover primordial asteroids

Scientists have discovered asteroids that are relics from the solar system’s early history. Source: Scientists discover primordial asteroids | Fox News

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Meteor trio: Perseids, Delta Aquariids and more light up the sky – CNET

August is normally prime time for shooting stars. This year a full moon and multiple showers mean the time to check out the night sky comes early. Source: Meteor trio: Perseids, Delta Aquariids and more light up the sky – … Continue reading

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Why People Turn Off Trump Critics: Hyperbolic Stephen Hawking: ‘The Earth will Look Like Venus’

Source: Stephen Hawking on Trump Exiting Paris Accord: ‘The Earth will Look Like Venus’ Steven may be bright but his brain just explodes when anything Trump is near. Earth will not turn into Venus because of Trump or for any … Continue reading

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It’s Asteroid Day: Run, Duck, Cover, We’re All Gonna Die 

We’re all gonna die, someday, somehow. Nerds say an asteroid may do the trick. So don’t worry about climate, pollution, N. Korea, Russia, Iran… It’s Asteroid Day: Here are cool events happening worldwide – CBS News The first Asteroid Day kicked … Continue reading

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Ancient stone carvings confirm how comet struck Earth in 10,950BC, sparking the rise of civilisations

Ancient stone carvings confirm that a comet struck the Earth around 11,000BC, a devastating event which wiped out woolly mammoths and sparked the rise of civilisations. Source: Ancient stone carvings confirm how comet struck Earth in 10,950BC, sparking the rise … Continue reading

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Bigest Boom Since The Bang: Cosmic Burst Repeats, Mystery Deepens

“After a surprise discovery, astrophysicists are racing to understand superenergetic flashes of radio waves that sometimes beep out from distant galaxies.” Source: A Cosmic Burst Repeats, Deepening a Mystery | Quanta Magazine We know almost nothing about the 4% of … Continue reading

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The storms of Jupiter

The storms of Jupiter | Behind The Black “In other words, the mini-storms inside the big bright oval are still larger than the biggest hurricanes on Earth, and they are packed together inside a much larger planet-sized storm. What should … Continue reading

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