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Sometimes, satellite debris hitting an object in space isn’t a big deal. At other times, it can lead to the loss of an entire spacecraft. (Image: Miguel Soares  via Wikimedia Commons via CC BY-SA 4.0 )

Space Junk Damages ESA Satellite

Satellites perform a variety of jobs in space. From bouncing cell phone signals to beaming your favorite television shows, satellites are necessary machines of the 21st century.  Now, it seems that one of the ESA’s (European Space Agency) satellites might…

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Space Junk Damages ESA Satellite

Satellites perform a variety of jobs in space. From bouncing cell phone signals to beaming your favorite television shows, satellites are necessary machines of the 21st century.  Now, it seems…

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These Fruits Can Keep Your Muscles Strong

Within the flesh, skin, and seeds of many fruits and vegetables lie hidden chemical compounds that can increase longevity, and help to maintain a healthy body into old age. We’ve…

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Africa Produces Its First Ancient Human Genome

A 4,500-year-old skull has produced Africa’s first ancient human genome. DNA studies suggest the Middle Eastern farmers had migrated to Africa 3,000 years ago and left traces of their Eurasian…