Molecules move faster as they get closer to adhesive surfaces, but this effect is not permanent. […]
An international team of astronomers used the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to estimate whether there might be water on the seven earth-sized planets orbiting the nearby dwarf star TRAPPIST-1. The results suggest that the outer planets of the system might still harbour substantial amounts of water. This includes the three planets within the habitable zone of the star, lending further weight to the possibility that they may indeed be habitable. […]Read More
In everyday life, ultraviolet, or UV, light earns a bad reputation for being responsible for sunburns and other harmful effects on humans. However, research suggests that UV light may have played a critical role in the emergence of life on Earth and could be a key for where to look for life elsewhere in the Universe. […]Read More
A team from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is moving into Phase II of their plan to send a clockwork rover to explore Venus
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A new study by an international team of astronomers indicates that the outermost planets of the TRAPPIST-1 system could still have significant amounts of water.
The post Hubble Spots First Indications of Water on TRAPPIST-1s Planets appeared first on Universe Today. […]Read More