We Found New Planets. No, You Can’t Live There

Everyone is freaking out about the discovery of 7 new potentially-habitable exoplanets, but is Trappist-1 really as good as it sounds? Pluto Could Be Made A Planet Again, Along With 102 Other Celestial Bodies – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: ‘Habitable’ Exoplanets Might Not Be Very Earth-Like After All “One …

Ocean Volcanoes May Hold Clues To Alien Life

Scientists think studying ‘extremophiles’ in toxic hydrothermal vents could teach us about potential extraterrestrial life. Why Does Deep Sea Life Look So Strange? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Get 15% off domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code SEEKER at checkout! Read More: What is a hydrothermal vent? …

When Did Environmentalism Become So Political?

When you think of environmentalism, does Richard Nixon come to mind? Scientists’ Crazy Plan To Refreeze The Arctic – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Special thanks to Matthew Morales for hosting this episode of Seeker! Check Matt out on Twitter: Read More: America’s Greenest Presidents “What do Theodore Roosevelt, Richard M. Nixon …

Astronomers Made A Family Tree For The Stars In Our Galaxy

By studying the chemical makeup of stars, researchers have made a “family tree” for our sun and other stellar bodies. Why Are Most Galaxies Spiral-Shaped? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Mapping the family tree of stars “By studying chemical signatures found in the stars, they are piecing together these …

Bionic Suits Are Helping Paralyzed People Walk Again

Exoskeleton technology has come a long way. With more sophisticated and lighter designs, this tech is giving hope to those who thought they’d never walk again. Will Electric Shocks Cure Paralysis? – Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – Read More: Paralyzed Patients Move with Mind-Controlled Exoskeleton “Several patients who had been paralyzed in …