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Designated 7335 (1989 JA), this large asteroid is estimated to be around 1.8 kilometers wide. For context, Plum Island, the small island off the coast of New York, is around 1.6 kilometers wide.
"It was clear that the dolphins knew exactly which coral they wanted to use...‘There must be a reason,’" said a lead author of a recent study.
Volcanoes may have deposited sheets of ice on the lunar surface, according to new research.
Detected in 1977, the Wow! Signal is the strongest candidate for a genuine alien transmission, but where did it come from? This study may have the answer.
It is estimated that there are well over 1.1 million asteroids in the solar system. However, there are issues with detecting many of them.
Researchers at TAU and from Italy found that a large brain in large animals meant relatively high intelligence, which helped them adapt and avoid hunters.
A University of Haifa study found that Israel's jellyfish come from the beaches opposite the eastern side of the Nile Delta.
Also known as a Blood Moon for the reddish-orangish color, the total lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon and Sun are on opposite sides of the Earth.
Asteroid 388945 (2008 TZ3) is heading in our direction at 8.22 kilometers per second and will pass us by at a distance of over 5.7 million kilometers.
Designated 467460 (2006 JF42), the skyscraper-sized asteroid was almost certainly never going to hit, so why did NASA warn that it was potentially hazardous?