Mars

09.13.17
Mars has a less dense crust than astronomers thought
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Mars has a less dense crust than astronomers thought

Understanding the crust provides important information about the planet’s evolution.

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08.22.17
Researchers want astronauts to put their biological waste to work
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Researchers want astronauts to put their biological waste to work

They’re using urine and exhaled air to fuel yeasts that can generate useful byproducts.

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08.21.17
Swiftly-falling snowstorms may fall at night on Mars
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Swiftly-falling snowstorms may fall at night on Mars

The nocturnal atmospheric conditions are unstable, leading to quickly-descending icy particles.

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08.16.17
Optical laser uses shockwaves to peer inside distant planets
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Optical laser uses shockwaves to peer inside distant planets

It has as much kick as 17 Teslas discharging their batteries in a second.

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08.01.17
See how NASA envisions a 'Mars 2030' landing in VR
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See how NASA envisions a 'Mars 2030' landing in VR

It will cost you $15 to explore 15 miles of virtual Martian landscape.

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