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01.11.18
Mini-Hubble will scan dim stars to see if they can support life
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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.

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10.27.17
Getting to and living on Mars will be hell on your body
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Getting to and living on Mars will be hell on your body

You might be in "torpor" coma on the way there and then live in a cave.

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10.20.17
NASA study will help identify potentially habitable planets
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NASA study will help identify potentially habitable planets

Stars must emit just enough near-infrared light to prevent the loss of oceans.

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07.25.17
NASA wants your origami ideas for its spacecraft radiation shield
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NASA wants your origami ideas for its spacecraft radiation shield

The shield will protect future spacefarers from developing deadly diseases due to radiation.

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