May 15, 2021

NASA hopes to send a probe to Alpha Centauri in 2069

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By Jon Fingas From engadget Even your grandkids might not be around to see the results. If you thought NASA was playing the long game with its plan to put people on Mars in the 2030s, you haven’t seen anything yet. New Scientist has learned that a team at the administration’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory hasstarted […]

Dim red stars

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Dim red stars that are nothing like the sun may be our best hope of finding aliens By Dave Mosher From Business Insider A group of dozens of astronomers have found evidence of a small, rocky, and potentially watery world lurking around the closest star to the sun. The planet, called Proxima b, is slightly […]

Habitable planet?

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Researcher: Planet orbiting nearest star to Earth may be ocean-covered body From Wn.com NASA believes the planet orbiting the nearest star to Earth could be an ocean-covered body and may be habitable, VOA News reported Wednesday. The rocky Proxima b, which orbits Proxima Centauri, appears to be in the so-called Goldilocks zone, meaning the planet […]

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  Jamaicans denied bail for robbery in Cayman Islands From RJR News Two Jamaicans charged with robbing a money transfer business in the Cayman Islands earlier this month were denied bail on Monday. The court heard that Paul Martin, 28, and Romario Codner, 21, were charged in connection with the August 12 heist, in which […]