Thursday 2 December 2010
December 02, 2010
Microbe Discovery Could Redefine Life
An announcement today by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) ended days of media hype and frenzied rumors that alien life had been discovered. While little green men will remain the stuff of science fiction, a team of scientists unveiled a breakthrough in our understanding of life as we know it – both on our home planet, and just perhaps, in places far beyond.