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Why Earth once sang a song of ice and fire
Mar 23, 2017

Jon Snow knows nothing about how the phenomenon of Snowball Earth is now thought to have occurred—and what it could mean for our future. 

Why meteorites looked so different hundreds of millions of years ago
Jan 26, 2017

Meteorites got something of a facelift after one defining phenomenon, which could illuminate more about the evolution of our solar system.

That frozen volcano on Ceres isn’t hibernating
Sep 21, 2016

Ahuna Mons is the extraterrestrial answer to Kilauea—except it breathes ice instead of fire.