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Largest recorded meteorite impact on Mars sheds unexpected details on planet's interior structure

Largest recorded meteorite impact on Mars sheds unexpected details on planet’s interior structure

In December 2021, a meteor impacted the surface of Mars, generating powerful seismic waves on the planet’s surface. It was enough for the InSight mission’s seismometer. The analysis of these seismic waves has made it possible to establish the structure of the Martian crust, for the first time on a large scale. On December 24, …

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The Grenoble synchrotron sheds light on the predatory character of the ancestor of the vampire of the abyss

The Grenoble synchrotron sheds light on the predatory character of the ancestor of the vampire of the abyss

FOCUS – French scientists have shown that Vampyronassa rhodanica, one of the oldest ancestors of the Abyss Vampire, he was an active hunter. We are not talking here about the mythological creature, but about very real animals that are the ancestors of squids and octopuses. This discovery is the result of a collaboration between several …

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