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Earth-sized planets common around red dwarfs and asteroid deflection technology

9 Apr 2012, 11:36 UTC
Earth-sized planets common around red dwarfs and asteroid deflection technology
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Welcome! "Alien Life" tracks the latest discoveries and thoughts in the various elements of the famous Drake Equation. Here's today's news:g Stars - New research shows that rocky planets not much bigger than Earth could be very common in the habitable zones of faint, red stars. See article.g Life - A new theory may help explain why some microorganisms can appear to lose the ability to perform a function necessary for survival - yet still endure and even reproduce. See article.g Cosmicus - Engineers are developing an innovative technique based on solar-powered lasers that could radically change asteroid deflection technology. Such technology could help prevent impact disasters in the future. See article.Get your SF book manuscript edited Amazon.com Widgets

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