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An Earth-Like Exoplanet Orbits Our Nearest Neighbor

The red dwarf star Proxima Centauri is home to a newly discovered exoplanet, which may look a lot like Earth.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on August 24, 2016. It is a Nature Video production. 

August 24, 2016 — Nature Video
Earth as an Alien World

Earth as an Alien World

Remote sensing can produce spectacular, and wholly alien, views of our homeworld.

November 30, 2015 — Caleb A. Scharf
Experience Earth Like an Astronaut: Glittering Blue

Experience Earth Like an Astronaut: Glittering Blue

A cleverly stitched together set of imagery from Japanese weather satellite Himawari 8 creates a jaw-dropping HD time-lapse of a day-in-the-life of Earth—this is Glittering Blue

January 26, 2016 — Caleb A. Scharf
Archimedes, 3 Trillion Trees and Life in the Universe

Archimedes, 3 Trillion Trees and Life in the Universe

A new estimate of Earth's total tree population shows previous estimates were seven times too low, and there are implications for efforts to understand the nature of life here and elsewhere in the universe

September 3, 2015 — Caleb A. Scharf

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