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Humans Are Literally Made of Stardust After All

All too often, our flesh cocoons can feel like vessels of anxiety and existential dread. But take heart, because new research confirms what science popularizers like Carl Sagan have said all along: humans truly are made of “star stuff” — and we’ve got maps to prove it. Read More >>

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Scientists Discover Water in Stardust and it Suggests We’re Not Alone

Stardust sounds magical enough as it is, but now scientists have for the first time observed that it contains water—which, in turn, could suggest that life is universal. Read More >>