The Coronavirus Vaccine Won’t Be A Wonder Cure

A coronavirus vaccine will be ready in the following months, but it is far from being a wonder cure that could bring a swift end to the pandemic, according to new information collected by researchers. In an ideal scenario, the vaccine would have a 100%…

Chitin Might Be A Great Material For Building On Mars

While some dream to colonize the Red Planet at some point in the future, there are lots of factors that have to be taken into account. One of them is represented by a lack of usable materials on the surface of the planet. A team…

OSIRIS-REx Spots Fragments of Asteroid Vesta On Bennu

Asteroid Bennu has been an interesting target for a long time, and the OSIRIS-REx mission sent by NASA seeks to gather more information about the asteroid. A surprising discovery was made recently as researchers from the OSIRIS-REx team has observed some unusual rocks on the…

Infrared Scans Reveal Traces of Water on Enceladus

A team of researchers made an interesting discovery after survey data collected by the Cassini Probe, which spent 13 years observing Saturn and its moon. The experts managed to create an accurate map of Enceladus, learning interesting details about its geologic profile. The map was…

Ocean Microbes Contributed To Life Renewal After Dinosaurs Became Extinct

Dinosaurs faced their demise more than 66 million years ago when a massive asteroid struck Earth. While the conditions encountered on land were hostile to many animals, microbes found in the oceans thrived. A new study conducted by a team of researchers who analyzed rock…