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Can Plants Drink Water from Minerals?

Where can we find water? The most obvious sources are bulk water (e.g. rivers, lakes, tap and bottled water), foods (e.g. fruits and vegetables), but then there are more obscure sources. 345 more words

Red Dwarf Stars Might Be Best Places to Discover Alien Life | Astrobiology Magazine

via Red Dwarf Stars Might Be Best Places to Discover Alien Life | Astrobiology Magazine.

Aug 11, 2014

Red dwarfs are the most common type of star in the universe, and nearly every one of these stars may have a planet located in its 

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Invasion from Mars? Microbes!

By Gregory Pike

Since the retirement of the Space Shuttle in 2011, it’s easy to forget there was a time when America’s space program dominated the headlines. 696 more words

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Salty Waters - a poem by Kate Rauner

Salt preserves a water’s flow,
Suppresses freezing in the cold.
Cassini’s gravity data show
There is salt water down below
Titan’s outer crust of ice, 131 more words

Poetry

Halle Berry Is Right: Aliens Are (Probably) Real

Correction appended, July 8

It’s not often Halle Berry’s name comes up in scientific circles, but today, the actress—who’s starring in CBS sci-fi thriller Extant… 305 more words