Vaporizing Earth in Computer Simulations to Aid Search for Super-Earths
ScienceDaily (Aug. 2, 2012) — In science fiction novels, evil overlords and hostile aliens often threaten to vaporize Earth. At the beginning of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, the officiously bureaucratic aliens called Vogons, authors of the third-worst poetry in the universe, actually follow through on the threat, destroying Earth to make way for a hyperspatial express route.
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Vaporizing Earth in Computer Simulations to Aid Search for Super-Earths

ScienceDaily (Aug. 2, 2012) — In science fiction novels, evil overlords and hostile aliens often threaten to vaporize Earth. At the beginning of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, the officiously bureaucratic aliens called Vogons, authors of the third-worst poetry in the universe, actually follow through on the threat, destroying Earth to make way for a hyperspatial express route.

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