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  1. "Milky Way Galaxy is Dominated By Two Types of Alien Worlds" --Rocky Earth-Like Planets and Gas-Enshrouded Mini-Neptunes

    06.19 / 19:23 dailygalaxy.com The Daily Galaxy - News
    New research from Caltech shows that our galaxy has a strong preference for two types of planets: rocky planets up to 1.75 times the size of Earth, and gas-enshrouded mini-Neptune worlds, which are from 2 to 3.5 times the…
  2. NASA Alert: Kepler Mission Finds 10 New Earth-Sized Planets in Habitable Zone --"Will Help Future Missions Image Our Twi

    06.19 / 17:12 dailygalaxy.com The Daily Galaxy - News
    "The Kepler data set is unique, as it is the only one containing a population of these near Earth-analogs – planets with roughly the same size and orbit as Earth," said Mario Perez, Kepler program scientist in the Astrophysics D…
  3. EcoAlert: Mysterious Hot Spots of the Ice Age --"CO2 Tipping Points Caused Abrupt Paleoclimate Temperature Shifts"

    06.19 / 16:15 dailygalaxy.com The Daily Galaxy - News
    "This does not necessarily mean that a similar response would happen in the future with increasing CO2 levels, since the boundary conditions are different from the ice age," added by Professor Gerrit Lohmann, leader of the Paleoclimate Dynamics group…
  4. Super-Earths 10 Times More Massive than Earth --"Magnetic Fields Could Allow Them to Harbor Life"

    06.19 / 15:17 dailygalaxy.com The Daily Galaxy - News
    With the discovery of thousands of planets beyond the solar system, scientists are eager to learn if rocky "super-Earths," up to 10 times more massive than Earth, might also be able to harbor life. Along with its aesthetic function…
  5. Last Week's Top 5 Space & Science Headlines --"From Vast Ocean 30 Trillion Times Earth's to Rise of a New Intelligent Sp

    06.19 / 14:21 dailygalaxy.com The Daily Galaxy - News
    Vast "Ocean" of Water Detected at Nearby Galaxy's Core --"30 Trillion Times Earth's Oceans, With a Diameter 15 Million Times Distance of Earth to the Sun" Human Brain Discovered to Operate in 11 Dimensions --"Multiverse-Like Structures a World We…
  6. (WATCH TODAY JUNE 19) Live Streamed Via NASA TV --"Kepler Mission to Reveal New Planet Discoveries"

    06.19 / 09:07 dailygalaxy.com The Daily Galaxy - News
    While NASA and the JPL have disclosed little information about the findings, the new results from the Kepler mission are said to be ‘the most complete and reliable accounting of distant worlds. Scientists from the Astrophysics Division of NASA’s Sci…
  7. "We are Not in the Middle of a Sixth Mass Extinction" --Earth's Past Armageddons Unfolded Like Human Power-Grid Failures

    06.18 / 15:33 dailygalaxy.com The Daily Galaxy - News
    “People who claim we’re in the sixth mass extinction don’t understand enough about mass extinctions to understand the logical flaw in their argument,” said Smithsonian paleontologist, Doug Erwin. “To a certain extent they’re claiming it as a way of frightening…