Researchers develop a new biosignature research framework

Astronomy and space exploration excel at planning ahead. Decadal surveys and years of engineering effort for missions give the field a much longer time horizon than many others. In the near future, scientists know there will be plenty of opportunities to search for biosignatures everywhere, from near oceanic worlds (i.e. …

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Magnitude 2.6 earthquake rocked parts of Southern California

According to the US Geological Survey, a magnitude 2.6 earthquake centered approximately east of Anaheim shook Orange County and other parts of southern California on Thursday May 27. Cali earthquake (Photo: Getty Images) At around 5:07 p.m., the earthquake struck. According to the USGS, the epicenter was about two and …

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Is carbon farming the “culture” of the future?

Growing awareness and concern for the environment, changes in government policy, America’s return to the Paris Agreement and high demand for carbon offsets all indicate an appetite for a different type of agricultural crop – carbon. There is growing interest in the possibilities of carbon farming. (Photo Texas A&M AgriLife) …

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Revenge of the Deep Sea Burrowers | Mirage News

The old seabed diggers have been bullshit for years. These prehistoric churners – a large assortment of worms, trilobites, and other animals that lived in Earth’s oceans hundreds of millions of years ago – are believed to have played a key role in creating the conditions for the flourishing marine …

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