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Shrimp Undersea May Hold Clues to Alien Life, says NASA

At one of the world’s deepest undersea hydrothermal vents, tiny shrimp are piled on top of each other, layer upon layer, crawling on rock chimneys that spew hot water. Bacteria, inside the shrimps’ mouths and in specially evolved gill covers, produce organic matter that feed the crustaceans. Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, are studying this mysterious ...

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India test-fires SLBM successfully undersea, joins big league

India has quietly test-fired the last of its undersea missiles joining the ranks of US, Russia, France and China, an exclusive club of four with nuclear-tipped submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBMs). Research reports suggest that the range of the missile, named B-5, could be from 700 to 750 km and the Hyderabad-based laboratory of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) confirmed ...

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