Mini-Hubble will scan dim stars to see if they can support life
Do dwarf stars fry their planets? A Cheerio box-sized CubeSat aims to find out.
Researchers say life on Mars may have had a better chance underground
Subsurface hydrothermal systems could have been more hospitable to life.
Leaked HTC U11 Plus video reveals a bigger battery and screen
Plus a translucent finish that could rival the iPhone's flashy gold.
The TRAPPIST-1 star system may be too old for life
It's up to twice as old as the Solar System.
Trappist-1 planets may have formed from chunks of melting ice
A new theory explains why the planets are so close together and similar in size.
Scientists take a big step toward creating custom organisms
They've found a method for rewriting large chunks of DNA.
Most habitable planets may be completely covered in water
Simulations suggest that Earth's ideal mix of land and sea is rare.
Scientists find a low-cost way to build genomes from scratch
It could lead to reference genomes for virtually every living thing.
Dwarf star's atmosphere holds the ingredients for life
It hints that the conditions for life could be more common than you think.