#origins of life

NASA’s Interstellar Dust Catcher Set to Unlock Origins of Solar System

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Interstellar dust drifting through our galaxy holds profound secrets about our solar system's initial building blocks and evolution. To capture and analyze these microscopic messengers from deep space, NASA has developed a specialized dust detector for its upcoming Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe (IMAP) mission called the Interstellar...

Unlocking the Secrets of Winchcombe Meteorite: A Glimpse into the Early Solar System and Origins of Life

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On 28 February 2021, for the first time in 30 years, a meteorite fell in the UK and was later recovered by scientists. Today, there’s an international effort to study this space rock and learn more about its place in the early solar system. This meteorite is named...