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Tiny robot finds an asteroid that’s freakishly free of dust

Tiny robot finds an asteroid that’s freakishly free of dust

/ Ryugu‘s rubble-pile surface, taken by MASCOT shortly before it hit and started bouncing. Share this story For the last few months, Japan‘s Hayabusa2 spacecraft has been engaged in various acts of interplanetary aggression, in order to blast free material for a return to Earth. But Hayabusa2‘s visit has also […]

by × November 5, 2019 × 0 comments

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Tiny tardigrades crash-landed on the Moon and probably survived

Tiny tardigrades crash-landed on the Moon and probably survived

/ SEM image of Milnesium tardigradum in active state. Totes adorbz. Share this story Tardigrades, more commonly known as “water bears,” are microscopic creatures capable of surviving the harshest extreme conditions. In fact, they were the first animal to in 2007. Now, it seems, they might be ready to colonize […]

by × October 2, 2019 × 0 comments