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Stories by Jesse Emspak

Was There Ever Life on Mars?

Harsh radiation, thin air and frigid temperatures on the Red Planet likely forced any extant microbes into subterranean refuges long ago

October 4, 2016 — Jesse Emspak and

Strange New State of Hydrogen Created

Phase V hydrogen, created by crushing Earth's lightest element with mind-boggling pressures, gives the physicists a glimpse of the inner atmosphere of a gas giant, where pressures reach millions of (Earth) atmospheres

January 8, 2016 — Jesse Emspak and LiveScience