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Could Violent Asteroid Bombardment Give Rise to New Life?
A new theory offers promise for the existence of extreme microbial life on other planets
Life Thrives Below Antarctic Glacier
If microbes can survive without sunlight and oxygen on Earth, what does it mean for the possibility of life elsewhere in the universe?
Tiny Naked Astronauts
The first animal to survive the vacuum of space and the onslaught of the suns unfiltered rays
They Came from Underseas!
A massive amount of our planet's vegetation is a single species of bacteria-like organisms, new research uncovers
PopSci’s Fourth Annual Brilliant 10
Meet the extraordinary scientists whose innovations are bringing us robot cars, new cures and vaccines, the fastest-ever computer animations, and much, much more