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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

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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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