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In this March 27, 2016 photo released by the European Space Agency ESA Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko and its coma are backlit by the sun. Photo: ESA/Rosetta/NavCam via AP
This image of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko was captured by Rosetta’s OSIRIS narrow-angle camera July 26, 2015 from a distance of about 170 km. Photo: ESA/Rosetta/NavCam via Reuters
The Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko is seen in a OSIRIS wide-angle camera image aboard the comet-orbiting European Rosetta spacecraft taken May 25, 2016, at a distance of about 7 km. Photo: ESA/Rosetta/NavCam via Reuters
The May 21, 2016 photo released by the European Space Agency ESA shows the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Photo: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team via AP
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2134106_Comet contains glycine, key part of recipe for life
Comet contains glycine, key part of recipe for life

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Modi’s mini-shuttle set to blast into space

Modi’s mini-shuttle set to blast into space

HONG KONG – India is set to launch a scale model of a reusable spacecraft on Monday (May 23), a project that in time could pit the nation against billionaires Jeff Bezos and...

Researchers solve mystery of red color in birds

Researchers solve mystery of red color in birds

MIAMI — Scientists said Thursday (May 19) they have solved a long-standing mystery about what makes some birds red — a color that, when found in beaks and feathers, shows strong...