Planet Earth Report –“Ancient Mystery Fossil to Earth’s Mini Moon”

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The “Planet Earth Report” connects you to headline news on the science, technology, discoveries, people and events changing our planet and the future of the human species.

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Today’s Planet Earth Report –“Hotspot is Melting the South Pole to Multiple Pilots UFO Sightings Over Ireland”

 

 

The “Planet Earth Report” connects you to the day’s news headlines on the discoveries, people, and events changing our planet and the future of the human species.

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“Presto!” NASA’s TESS Lights Up And Nets 73 New Stars and an Alien Planet –‘90% of the Sky is Yet to be Surveyed’

 

 

“The discovery of a terrestrial planet around a nearby M dwarf during the first TESS observing sector suggests that the prospects for future discoveries are bright. It is worth remembering that 90 percent of the sky has not yet been surveyed by either TESS or Kepler,” NASA reports.

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“Origins!” –NASA to Live-Stream Discussion of Dawn Spacecraft’s Discoveries on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, will host a live-streamed Science Chat at 11 a.m. PDT (2 p.m. EDT) Friday, Sept. 7, during which experts will talk about the role of the agency’s Dawn spacecraft in studying the beginning of our solar system, and the approaching end of its 11-year mission.

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Our Planet’s Shadow Worlds –The Tantalizing Connection Between Volcanoes and Extraterrestrial Life in the Outer Solar System”

 

“These images are hidden to us, but they are all around us, all the time,” says Antonio Torralba at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab.

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“Alien Data” –Kepler “K2” Mission Yields Exciting New Planets Amid 50,000 Milky-Way Stars

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“We found one of the most exciting planets that K2 has found in its entire mission, and we did it more rapidly than any effort has done before,” says Ian Crossfield, an assistant professor of physics at MIT. “This is showing the path forward for how the TESS mission is going to do the same thing in spades, all over the entire sky, for the next several years.”

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