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Granted, the M83 galaxy is gorgeous. But the picture is just a prelude, a test image taken by the new planet-hunting SPECULOOS telescopes. The four instruments—activated, calibrated, evaluated—now await
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“A decade ago, we had no idea that the rocks beneath our feet could be so vastly inhabited.” There is a vast biosphere deep underground that is nearly twice as big as Earth’s oceans and contains some billion