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A whole new world

The latest buzz in the search for life away from our own small blue planet comes from new observations made by the Cassini probe as it orbited one of Saturn’s moons, Enceladus. 197 more words


NASA Reveals New Hints of Life in Space

It was always clear Enceladus was up to something strange. From the moment astronomers began closely observing the small Saturnian moon, they noticed an odd bulge in the planet’s outermost ring — the E ring — that seemed to be following Enceladus through its orbits. 754 more words

NASA Announces a Single Star Is Home to At Least 7 Earthlike Planets

The galaxy is getting very crowded. There may be 300 billion stars in the Milky Way, but until just over 20 years ago, we knew of only one of them that was orbited by planets. 1,082 more words


Okay, I don’t think evolution is fully appreciated. Aliens aren’t supposed to look anything like humans. Or insects. Or anything else you see crawling, creeping or cruising around this Earth or any other. 1,654 more words

Science Fiction

Read Churchill's Words About Life in Space (He Was a Believer)

When you’re bracing for war, facing down the Nazis and preparing to become the only fighting democracy on the continent of Europe, you’d think have more than enough to think about. 830 more words