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    Earth Gains 5,200 Tons of Dust From Space Every Year

    Whenever I wipe the dust off my coffee table or catch a glimpse of dust motes floating in sunlight, my spacey mind always wonders, is any of that cosmic dust? It just might be. But the amount of space dust that lands on our planet every year might surprise you. Scientists have long known that …
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    This scientific study helps to better understand the processes taking place in the solar system, and once again reminds us that the vast and mysterious space is closer than it seems.

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    And they say about 95000 tons of hydrogen is lost annually.
    sicut vis videre esto
    When we realize that patterns don't exist in the universe, they are a template that we hold to the universe to make sense of it, it all makes a lot more sense.
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    Quote Originally Posted by profloater View Post
    And they say about 95000 tons of hydrogen is lost annually.
    So it's good to hear that on balance, the Earth is dieting. Unless many of us humanoids.
    As above, so below

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