NASA has discovered a completely new life form that doesn't share the biological building blocks of anything currently living in planet Earth, using arsenic to build its DNA, RNA, proteins, and cell membranes. This changes everything.
Sounds great to see new life in the universe.The issue comes up now on how we extract that life form and bring it here for study.We know UFOs have come to Earth and we want to know which species has created those.
Are you... kidding me right now? They didn't discover anything in space or extraterrestrial. It was from California. Now, I admit that California can sometimes seem like another planet, but still...
I've always found the thought that all life needs exactly what life on Earth does to exist, a bit narrow minded. While most scientist agree it was possible without proof it was hard to say otherwise. Finding this in Mono Lake California is pretty cool too.
What a totally BS headline: "discovered a completely new life form ... doesn't share .... anything currently living in planet Earth." They discovered it ON EARTH, so it's always been here? Gotta love hyperbole.
This has nothing to do with aliens. It's funny to see scientists calculate the odds of finding life on other planets when there is only one planet known to have it. You need at least two examples before you can calculate anything.
If you are refering to the Drake equation, I must say you don't need another planet with life to calculate anything... Its just an equation, and every element in the equation can be set differently... Think of it, like, there (x,y,z,...,n) unknowns and the more data you get from observations you can 'dial' in on the values of those unkowns... You only get an estimation of the probability of finding intelligent life in the universe though. Besides two people can find very different probabilities because they may choose very very different values for each unknown.
i think thats pretty cool that it survives and is made up from arsenic for ages scientists have theorized about new life forms being able to live in the harshest of environment now we have proof it does actually change a great deal of things
that sounds so so FAKE to me
you seriously think this is a conspiracy?
Should we serve cocktails?
oh i saw something like this before..... since arsenic resembles phosphorous it tricks the dna into switching it out.,.. this is how life started in extreme conditions i think i saw this on through the wormhole with morgan freeman great show btw
the world alien doesn't necessarily mean from another planet. It simply means something that is completely unknown to you.
This is an odd story. Obama has been playing games with NASA and having them do odd things like improve relations with Muslims. Science has been severely abused by the left to push their Marxist agenda. A Clinton-era "discovery" by NASA, and mentioned by Clinton himself, was bacteria fossils found in the Antarctic embedded in a rock from Mars. Common sense said that it was bacteria from Earth, and was quickly proven to be just that. This is just alien lovers/Marxists rearing their ugly heads.
WTF does this have to do with politics!? You conservative dinosaurs have no business talking about science...
Ask Bill Clinton why he was so quick to embrace the Antarctic find before it was conclusive. The reason is that people of faith don't believe that aliens exist. Believing in aliens and evolution fits into the godless liberal template. Obama is a godless liberal that uses NASA to reach out to Muslims and not to plug the hole in the Gulf. Hence my question regarding the true motive behind this report.
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