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Earth Swallowed Another Planet and (Maybe) That's Why Life Exists  Live Science

A massive collision between Earth and a mysterious, Mars-sized planet may have given our planet the ingredients needed for life to form.

Prolonged spaceflight could weaken astronauts' immune systems  EurekAlert

University of Arizona researchers led the first study to report impaired NK-cell function during long-duration space travel.

When coral species vanish, their absence can imperil surviving corals  EurekAlert

As coral species die off, they may be leaving a death spiral in their wake: Their absence could be sapping life from the corals that survive. In a new study, when ...

The Complicated Calculus of Counting Emperor Penguins  Smithsonian

Scientists journey to the icy bottom of the Earth to see if satellite imagery can determine how many Emperor penguins are left in the world.

Typical physics Ph.D. admissions criteria limit access to underrepresented groups but fail to predict doctoral completion  Science Advances

This study aims to understand the effectiveness of typical admissions criteria in identifying students who will complete the Physics Ph.D. Multivariate statistical ...


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