19 November 2019


NASA breakthrough: Discovery of water on Europa boosts NASA's hope of finding alien life (7)
NASAБ─(tm)S scientists have confirmed the presence of water vapour on JupiterБ─(tm)s moon Europa, placing NASA one step closer to finding evidence of alien life outside of Earth. By Sebastian Kettley Sebastian Kettley Jupiter's moon Europa is one of the 79 icy bodies orbiting the largest planet in our solar system.
Seriously? South Dakota Launches 'Meth. We're On It' Anti-Drug Campaign (7)
Despite ridicule, Gov. Kristi Noem defends quirky campaign to battle "epidemic" of methamphetamine abuse in her state. By Mary Papenfuss South Dakota's governor on Monday unveiled what she considered a powerful new anti-drug campaign to combat the use of methamphetamine in the state. But TV spots, billboards, posters and a website featuring South Dakotans saying "Meth.
NASA partners with SpaceX, Blue Origin, and more to send large payloads to the Moon (8)
The companies are aiming to land in the early 2020s By Loren Grush@lorengrush Nov 18, 2019, 6:07pm EST In its ongoing effort to send cargo - and eventually people - to the lunar surface, NASA announced five new partnerships with commercial space companies that have designed robotic landers that can take large payloads to the Moon.
Japan-Led Team Finds Sugar Molecules in Meteorites (3)
Tokyo, Nov. 19 (Jiji Press)--A Japanese-led research team has said it detected in meteorites molecules of ribose, a component of ribonucleic acid (RNA), and other sugars essential to life. The group, including scientists of Tohoku University, Hokkaido University and the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, has published the study in the online edition of the U.S.
Eerie 'Song' of Earth's Magnetic Field During a Solar Storm Captured by Scientists (2)
By Hannah Osborne On 11/19/19 at 7:37 AM EST Share Tech & Science Solar flare Sun Space ESA The eerie "song" created when a solar storm hits Earth's magnetic field has been recorded by scientists.
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