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It is common to charge electric vehicles at night.  It will be a problem.

It is common to charge electric vehicles at night. It will be a problem.

As electric vehicles hit the road across the country, hundreds of thousands of Americans are beginning to learn the ins and outs of car charging: how to install home chargers, where to find public charging stations and how to avoid the dreaded “autonomy anxiety”. ” But as EV owners plug in their cars, a problem …

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Super-Earths are bigger, more common and more habitable than Earth itself - and astronomers are discovering more of the billions they think are there

Super-Earths are bigger, more common and more habitable than Earth itself – and astronomers are discovering more of the billions they think are there

Astronomers now regularly discover planets orbiting stars outside the solar system – they are called exoplanets. But in the summer of 2022, teams working on NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey satellite found a few particularly interesting planets orbiting in the habitable zones of their parent stars. A planet is 30% larger than Earth and revolves around …

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Startling discovery suggests 'aquatic worlds' are more common than we thought

Startling discovery suggests ‘aquatic worlds’ are more common than we thought

Demographics of minor planets around M dwarf stars. Credit: Rafael Luque (University of Chicago), Pilar Montañés (@pilar.monro), Gabriel Pérez (Canary Islands Institute of Astrophysics) and Chris Smith (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) Water is the one thing all life on Earth needs, and the cycle from rain to river to ocean to rain is an …

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