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Is there life on Mars? (part 1)

As those of you following my blog will know, I am currently on a cruise around New Zealand, giving astronomy talks. One of my six talks is about our current understanding of whether there is (or was) life on Mars. 667 more words


A Christmas present from The Science Geek

Now that we are into December, Christmas is almost upon us. So, as I did last year, I’d like to give my readers an early Christmas present, by letting you download my short e-books for free during the first five days of December! 467 more words


The Quran and Extraterrestrial Life

Revelation, Rationality, Knowledge & Truth Mirza Tahir Ahmad

The Quran and Extraterrestrial Life

HE vision of the universe that the Quran presents is poles apart from the one held by the philosophers and sages of all the past ages. 1,583 more words

The Muslim Times

Life on Mars? Report identifies strange rocks on Red Planet that might be filled with 'past Martian life'

A close look at photos from a defunct NASA mission may have yielded the best evidence yet for life on Mars: A series of curious-looking rocks discovered by the malfunctioning Spirit rover. 901 more words


Arrival (2016)

Arrivalthe latest from director Denis Villeneuve (Sicario, Enemy), adds to a recent tradition of what has been termed “the science-conscious sci-fi film.” Following in the steps of films like… 457 more words

Film Review

Scientists Say the Darnedest Things! (A Job for Dead Astronauts)

So now they’re thinking they might be able to create “new forms of life” on distant planets, if they can somehow drop off the body of a dead astronaut on Proxima Centauri or some other place ( … 171 more words