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Close Encounters of the Red Kind

An international consortium of astronomers recently announced that a red dwarf star known as Scholz’s Star, and its brown dwarf companion, passed near Earth within the relatively close distance of 0.8 light years. 55 palabras más


What is the point of religion?

It has often been noted, and sometimes used as evidence for the validity of a belief in a god, that religion is almost universal in human societies. 271 palabras más

We only got 3 minutes to save the world

Since 1947, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, a magazine started by the creators of the first atom bomb to inform humanity about threats to its survival, has kept time on its Doomsday Clock — how much time we have left, that is. 337 palabras más

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