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‘Blood moon’ dazzles skygazers in century’s longest eclipse

As Earth’s constant companion slowly sailed across the skies, crowds gathered around the world on Friday to catch a glimpse of the rare phenomenon. Beside Lake Magadi, 100 kilometres southwest of the Kenyan capital Nairobi, young members of the Maasai community watched the eclipse through a high-powered telescope provided by …

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Organic molecules on Saturn’s moon indicate possibility of life

Researchers, who used data from the NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, think chemical reactions between the moon’s rocky core and warm water from its subsurface ocean are linked to these complex molecules. “We are, yet again, blown away by Enceladus. Previously we’d only identified the simplest organic molecules containing a few carbon …

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