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One of the two exoplanets astronomers recently discovered, located 100 light-years away from Earth, shows potential of hosting life as it meets certain criteria - including possessing the necessary conditions to have liquid water on its surface.
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A group of archaeologists from eight countries embarks on a mission to explore the Skerki Banks, a shallow region of the central Mediterranean Sea located between Sicily and Tunisia, to have a better understanding of the historic underwater site and thus better protect it.
The Canadian province of Quebec becomes the world’s first jurisdiction to ban oil and gas development on its territory, a decision most welcomed by environmental organizations and citizen groups whose implication played a major role in the adoption of the societal engagement.
The Perseverance Rover will collect rock samples and search for sign of ancient microbial life on the surface of Mars, giving scientists a first-of-its-kind insight into our planetary neighbor to better predict the Earth’s distant future.