Life on Mars: New Research Concludes Life May Not Survive on the Red Planet

The possibility of life on Mars has fascinated both space enthusiasts and scientists in equal measure, with agencies gradually accelerating their missions to explore the Red Planet. But now, new research finds that Mars may not be the ideal place...

Exoplanets Quest Achieved Significant Progress With the ‘Detectability Index’

Humans have asked ​for thousands of years whether there is life elsewhere in the Universe, but in the last few decades, great advances have been made in our quest for signatures that indicate towards life outside of our own Solar...
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The Origins of Life – The Visible Universe Might Be Barren, New Research Revealed

The way life emerged on Earth mimics the way the Universe was created. You can call it the Big Bang of life. Just like the Big Bang was the explosion of a singularity the size of a peach, the same...

Our Idea of Life Might Be Too Earth-Based and That’s Why We Couldn’t Find it in Other Places

There are numerous definitions for life, but most of them fall short in a rather subtle way as they are based on the origins of life on Earth only. But how would life look on other planets? The science approaches...

Researchers Find Evidence of a Massive Life Mass Extinction That Happened Billions of Years Ago

A few billions of years ago, an extinction took place that undersized the event in which dinosaurs have disappeared, about 65 million years ago. Its impacts were found in Canadian rocks, which show that Earth has lost about 75 percent...

Scientists Think That Mercury Once Had The Right Conditions For Alien Life

It seems that Mercury is the ugly duck in the Solar System. Its surface looks like a face with many large scars, Moon-like highlands, mountains, plains, slopes, and valleys. For off-road and winter sports lovers, it would be Paradise. But,...

The Event Horizon of a Black Hole Can Host Life, A Scientist Believes

The event horizon of a black hole can host life. Maybe not life as we know it, but life nevertheless, so scientists should start searching for alien life there too. Movies are usually inspired by life. In different degrees, a...

Scientists Keep Looking For a Hint on How Life Started

Abiogenesis, or the origin of life, is still a huge mystery in science. No matter what we know from science and physics, the concepts about the how and why life started, and whether it first appeared somewhere else are mostly...

Titan, Saturn’s Moon, Might House Life, According to Latest Study

A team of researchers from the Chalmers University of Technology utilized quantum mechanical measurements and have showcased that azotosomes, could not be created under any conditions. Titan, Saturn's moon, doesn't have water yet oceans of ethane and methane, and the...

Researchers Create Technique that Distinguishes Multicellular From Singular Cellular Life on Exoplanets

The hunt for exoplanets continues. Researchers are now wondering whether multicellular life can be distinguished from single cellular life on such a planet and conducting experiments to find out. How can they actually figure that out? According to some experts,...