space research

Device Could Help Detect Signs of Extraterrestrial Life

by American Chemical Society
Researchers have developed a fully automated microchip electrophoresis analyzer that, when incorporated into a planetary rover, could someday detect organic biosignatures in extraterrestrial soil

Astronomers Find Hints of Life on Venus

by Royal Astronomical Society
 The detection of phosphine molecules, which consist of hydrogen and phosphorus, could point to this extraterrestrial 'aerial' life

Is There a Missing Ingredient in Dark Matter Theories?

by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Researchers have uncovered a discrepancy between the theoretical models of how dark matter should be distributed in galaxy clusters, and observations of dark matter's grip on clusters