A magnetic field to protect Mars could make it more viable to host life or at least the crew for future missions. This is the concept that NASA presented during the Planetary Science Vision 2050 workshop.
A study found out that exposure to cosmic rays might be harmful to the cognitive health of astronauts.
Scientists discovered a microbe that could provide a model for how “alien life” might survive in uninhabitable planets throughout the universe.
Using a telescope high in Chile's Atacama desert, a group of scientists operating under the POLARBEAR project have made the most accurate measurement yet of cosmic microwave polarization, offering clues about the origins of the Universe, new research describes.