If a normal planet is an avocado, then all that remains (or maybe all that ever existed) of the bizarre planet TOI-849B is the pit.
"Oxygen is one of the most exciting molecules to detect because of its link with life, but we don't know if life is the only cause of oxygen in an atmosphere.”
Adam Frank’s new book Light of the Stars explores how the search for intelligent alien life in the universe can help humans combat climate change on Earth.
Unless you like radiation blasts to the face.
The search for habitable planets is driven by capitalism's failures
Simulations suggest that the closest Earth-like exoplanet would be habitable under a far greater range of orbital and atmospheric conditions than previously assumed.
Trump launches a missile attack on Syria, Twitter sues the US government to stop the unmasking of an account, scientists identify a planet with an atmosphere, and more.
Experience everyone’s new favorite solar system in VR.
For the first time, scientists observed weather patterns on a gas giant beyond our solar system.
It’s kind of like observing “a speck of tinsel floating in front of a spotlight hundreds of miles away.”
“The search for life on Proxima b comes next.”