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Many like to pretend that the climate crisis is a recent discovery. Some still refuse to acknowledge that it's even real.

But a newspaper clipping from 1912 is beginning to recirculate for its chillingly on point prediction of what we know today as global warming. Feautured in the August 14, 1912 issue of The Rodney & Otamatea Times, the headline reads: Coal Consumption Affecting Climate.

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Science Photo Library - ANDRZEJ WOJCICKI via Getty Images // Star Trek via Etsy

A crater of cosmic coincidence has formed on Mars and it has Star Trek fans down here on Earth going wild.

A chevron captured by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter in the southeast Hellas Planitia region of Mars looks suspiciously like Star Trek's Starfleet Command symbol, representing the fictional intergalactic diplomacy organization we know and love.

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As the climate change crisis grows more and more urgent, scientists are racing to develop ambitious ideas that will match the scope of the impending damage.

A group of Swedish and Norwegian scientists just submitted one of theirs.

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"Though she be but little, she is fierce."

Helena says this of Hermia in William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, but she could just as easily be talking about microscopic robots developed by Dr. Marc Miskin, an engineering professor at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Credit: NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center

It's been three years since NASA announced its 3-D Printed Habitat Competition, sending designers and architects scrambling to imagine the best design for a home on Mars—one that could be constructed using materials already available on Earth's neighbor planet.

Now, Nasa has announced the top three finalists, and their designs are something else.

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For 340 days, the world looked up to astronaut Scott Kelly as he documented his innovative year aboard the International Space Station (ISS). Kelly shared spectacular images and even some thank-you notes from 240 miles above the earth.

But Kelly's time in space was anything but fun and games. He was a crucial half of the two subjects of NASA's Twin Study.

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For the first time ever, humans saw a photo of a black hole on Tuesday.

Fifty million lightyears stretched between our home planet and the black hole's greedy event horizon, but with ten radio telescopes, hundreds of scientists, and one revelatory algorithm, the distance vanished as stunningly as light in the subject the researchers sought to capture.

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