Most of Earth’s early life forms were around 3.95 billion years of age when asteroids and comets crashed on the planet every now and then. Scientists from Japan have gone to Canada, particularly in northern Labrador, where they found a stretch of remote land that contained samples of old rocks that existed billions of years back. In spite of some doubts regarding the dates, there were interesting finds that proved that there was life in a period of time when the Earth would not have been inhabitable.
The first eon of Earth’s history, the Hadean Eon, was a hostile period because of the extreme …

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There is evidence that water exists in the moon. The 1990s brought to light the existence of water in regions coated with frost, though this was met with a lot of skepticism. Later on, India had sent the Chandrayaan-1 probe to better analyze the contents of the region in question. There, they discovered water trapped in craters in the lunar poles, which are like the Earth’s poles in a way. These regions had 30% water ice trapped within their craters.
There is a lot of excitement over the discovery as lunar ice, which some are calling it no. The discovery stated that the lunar ice can be used for fuel …

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KELT-11b was considered to be one of the largest objects known, and it’s about 40 percent wider than Jupiter.  A team of astronomers find an exomoon. It was the first of its kind to be discovered. Exomoons are satellites orbiting a planet around another star. What makes this find interesting is the scale of the planet-moon system, although “moon” is quite a loose term as the object is reputedly around the size of Neptune, and the planet it is orbiting is ten times the mass of Jupiter or 3,000 times that of Earth.
This changes the way we categorize systems and invites questions on how big can …

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Jupiter’s first moons were discovered by Italian scientist Galileo Galilei in 1610. However, more and more moons have been discovered since. This means that we’re just barely scratching the surface behind the mysteries of this great gas giant.
In July of 2018, scientists discovered 10 new moons around Jupiter, which brings the number of moons now to 79.
Of the new moons, one seems to have a strange orbit that could help astronomers figure out how the moons of Jupiter were formed.
Scott Sheppard of Carnegie Institution for Science has been on the lookout for Planet Nine, which is …

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