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Astronomers Spot Potential Sign of Life in Venus Atmosphere

Astronomers Spot Potential Sign of Life in Venus Atmosphere

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Astronomers have detected a rare molecule in the atmosphere of Venus that could be produced by living organisms, according to a new study. - Science news - Two telescopes in Hawaii and Chile spotted in the thick Venusian clouds the chemical signature of phosphine, a noxious gas that on Earth is only associated with life, according to a study in Monday’s journal Nature...

Scientists Identify Green Light in Atmosphere of Mars

Scientists Identify Green Light in Atmosphere of Mars

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The atmosphere of Mars has a distinct green glow, just like Earth's, scientists say. - Science news - The European Space Agency's Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) spotted an emerald glow in Mars' wispy atmosphere, marking the first time the phenomenon has been spotted on a world beyond Earth, a new study reports. "One of the brightest emissions seen on Earth stems from night...

Venus Atmosphere Rotating 60 Times Faster than Planet Itself

Venus Atmosphere Rotating 60 Times Faster than Planet Itself

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A Venusian day, which is one full rotation of the planet, takes 243 Earth days, but researchers found out that its atmosphere rotates 60 times faster. - Science news - New research led by the Takeshi Horinouchi of Hokkaido University has revealed that the super-rotation of Venus' atmosphere is maintained near the equator by atmospheric tidal waves that have formed due...

NASA’s Juno Findings about Water in Jupiter’s Atmosphere

NASA’s Juno Findings about Water in Jupiter’s Atmosphere

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – When NASA's Galileo mission visited Jupiter in the 1990s and began its descent, the spacecraft's data was expected to solve a puzzle for scientists. They wanted to know how much water was present in Jupiter's atmosphere. - Science news - But just as things were getting good, the probe stopped transmitting 57 minutes and 75 miles into its descent, crushed by the...