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How Do We Terraform Jupiter’s Moons?

Jupiter's four largest moons - the Galileans - have long been considered as possible sites for human habitation, and even…

6 years ago

Uranus’ “Frankenstein Moon” Miranda

Ever since the Voyager space probes ventured into the outer Solar System, scientists and astronomers have come to understand a…

6 years ago

‘Vulnerable’ Earth-Like Planets Could Survive With Friction: Study

If you're a potentially habitable world orbiting in a zone where liquid water can exist -- and then a rude…

8 years ago