Space Rocks Keep Hitting Jupiter. What’s the Deal with That?
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Space Rocks Keep Hitting Jupiter. What’s the Deal with That?

Jupiter has taken a beating recently. Two asteroids were seen crashing into the planet in September and October. They were only a month apart.
Why is the asteroid Bennu’s surface rocky and not smooth?
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Why is the asteroid Bennu’s surface rocky and not smooth?

Although Bennu is less than half a kilometer in width, it could cause severe damage to Earth if it did impact. Astronomers take the task of
Deepest earthquake ever detected should have been impossible
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Deepest earthquake ever detected should have been impossible

The Bonin Islands form part of the geologic arc known as Izu-Bonin–Mariana Arc. The arc is located above the subduction zone where the Pacific Plate
Earth's 1st continents arose hundreds of millions of years earlier than thought
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Earth's 1st continents arose hundreds of millions of years earlier than thought

A new study suggests that Earth's first continents, the cratons or the cratons, formed from the ocean between 3.33 billion and 3.2 billion year ago.
Earth's Continents Emerged Millions of Years Earlier Than We Realized, Scientists Say
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Earth's Continents Emerged Millions of Years Earlier Than We Realized, Scientists Say

Most people are aware that only 30 percent of the Earth's surface is made up by land masses. The rest is covered in oceans. Not least because they
Earth’s first continents emerged from the ocean 700m years earlier than thought
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Earth’s first continents emerged from the ocean 700m years earlier than thought

A new analysis of ancient rocks shows that the Earth's first continents emerged from the ocean 700m earlier than previously believed. Researchers who
Deepest Earthquake Ever Detected Was So Deep We Thought It Was Impossible
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Deepest Earthquake Ever Detected Was So Deep We Thought It Was Impossible

Scientists discovered the Earth's deepest earthquake, measuring 467 miles (751 km) below its surface. This depth places the earthquake in the lower
Planetologists investigate origin of heavy bombardment of the moon 3.9 billion years ago
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Planetologists investigate origin of heavy bombardment of the moon 3.9 billion years ago

Apollo sample 60335 with visible globules of metal: These metal globules are from asteroids which have struck the moon. Credit: AG Kleine The moon
Deepest earthquake ever detected should have been impossible
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Deepest earthquake ever detected should have been impossible

The Bonin Islands form part of the geologic arc known as Izu-Bonin–Mariana Arc. The arc is located above the subduction zone where the Pacific Plate
Romance is not dead: A review of On The Rocks, Hyatt’s Small Luxury Hotels in Santorini, Greece
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Romance is not dead: A review of On The Rocks, Hyatt’s Small Luxury Hotels in Santorini, Greece

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