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Dr. Britney Schmidt, of Georgia Tech, talks about the recent field campaign of Icefin, a submersible robot depl under Antarctic ice shelves to explore the extreme ecosystems there that are relevant to icy worlds like Europa.

http://www.popularmechanics.com/space/solar-system/a14572143/europa-icefin-aliens-antarctica/
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"Science! It's more than just cool. When applied judiciously it can and will quite literally save the world."

Phil Plait explains new research on how most rocks from space are destroyed in our atmosphere.

http://www.syfy.com/syfywire/why-do-asteroids-explode-high-in-the-atmosphere
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So many of us are excited for the James Webb Space Telescope. It won't have the endurance of Hubble, but has the potential to unlock even more astronomical mysteries about our universe!

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-will-nasa-rsquo-s-biggest-ever-space-telescope-study-first/?wt.mc=SA_Facebook-Share
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"It's a great place where ideas start!" - Dr. Kennda Lynch, speaking about the Astrobiology Graduate Conference (AbGradCon).

Applications are now being accepted for AbGradCon 2018, taking place at Georgia Tech, 4-8 June 2018. Learn more here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sVaYVLKlWZs&feature=youtu.be
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The Earth is over 4.5 billion years old! But, how do we know that? Here's an awesome video from ACS Reactions on how we date rocks.

#science #education #Earth #geology #chemistry #isotopes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7cFYPYaD4zQ
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The astrobiology graduate student conference, AbGradCon, will be taking place next year June 4-8 in Atlanta, Georgia! Learn more at: http://abgradcon.org/
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#TED talk with our own Armando Azua-Buztos tells us how the driest places on Earth help us learn about alien life
https://www.ted.com/talks/armando_azua_bustos_the_most_martian_place_on_earth#t-1592
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Gradual climate change is more important to think about, but also more difficult to communicate
https://eos.org/opinions/climate-change-indicators-are-not-enough
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