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Weird moon craters may have temperatures comfortable enough to live in

The temperature on the Moon can vary from boiling to freezing depending on whether it’s day or night, but scientists believe there may be sheltered craters and caves where the temperature is very reasonable — no matter what time. In such spots, the temperature hovers around 17 degrees Celsius (63 degrees Fahrenheit), according to new …

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Scientists say the earth’s crust is “dripping” under the Andes

Beneath the Andes Mountains in South America, the Earth’s crust is falling into the planet’s interior. Moreover, this has been happening for millions of years – a long geological process that has given rise to telltale wrinkles and other characteristics on the surface that scientists have discovered through modeling and experimentation. This may help us …

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