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Researchers are testing whether fungi could serve as a cheap, versatile building material for Moon and Mars bases.
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Now, researchers at Peking University in China have released new findings about Earth’s inner core: its spin rate has slowed.
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Researchers are keeping a close eye on these spherical flames. Their findings could help both astronauts and the earthbound.
Scientists have been listening for signals from extraterrestrial civilizations for decades, but what would they do if they ...