Thousands of oceans of water stuck out in nowhere …
Traditional Christians are less likely than others to credit space alien tales.
“No doubt when he sees that this helps the ID position, he will quickly add the usual disclaimers and denunciations.”
Anti-science is everywhere now. Especially in science. That’s why its an election issue.
Which our UD author Rob Sheldon has been saying all along
Astrobiologists estimate that Earth’s hardiest organisms can survive up to 30,000 years in space. Which means, if we do find life in the solar system, how do we know it is not from Earth?
But just use your imagination, and you will discover that lava too can host life.
Study finds, smaller, rocky planets that might harbour life then get chucked out into deep space, leaving gas giants close to the parent stars. Ours didn’t.
Ian Sample explains, “Rising greenhouse emissions could tip off aliens that we are a rapidly expanding threat, warns a report,” Indeed, “Aliens may destroy humanity to protect other civilisations, say scientists.”
In “Water on Mars: Materialism’s Shroud of Turin” (Evolution News & Views, August 5, 2011), David Klinghoffer muses on the “water on Mars” cult: The news in today’s Science about water on Mars and with that the consequent possibility of Martian microbial life — how many times have we heard this before? — offers what […]
As the space program passes into commercial hands, how much money will there be for origin of life and life on other planets studies?
In “Are We Alone In the Universe? New Analysis Says Maybe” (LiveScience, 25 July 2011) Natalie Wolchover reports Scientists engaged in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) work under the assumption that there is, in fact, intelligent life out there to be found. A new analysis may crush their optimism. Hey, Wolchover, have faith! they’ve […]
Here. And here. File with: “Okay, so Earth is rare. And who predicted that? ” Hat tip: Pos-Darwinista
At New Scientist (29 June 2011) we learn from Ken Croswell that “Dying stars hold the promise of alien life”: WELCOME to Procyon B, a nearby star that’s light years away from the sun, and not only in distance terms. Unlike the healthy star we circle, Procyon B is dim and dying. Having thrown off […]
According to a Reuters story published by The Guardian (27 June 2011), we may expect to encounter alien civilisations within twenty years: Russian scientists expect humanity to encounter alien civilisations within the next two decades, a top Russian astronomer said on Monday.”The genesis of life is as inevitable as the formation of atoms … Life […]