life on other planets

Venus has an ozone layer too


October 10th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 10 (IANS) An ozone layer high in the Venusian atmosphere has been discovered by a European Space Agency (ESA) probe.Comparing its properties with those of the equivalent layers ... Read more...

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Craig believes in aliens!


August 17th, 2011 - 8:23 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Actor Daniel Craig believes in the existence of extra-terrestrials but doesn't think they have ever come to earth."I do believe there's life out there. I'm ... Read more...

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NASA’s super-Earth characterization could help find life on other planets


December 2nd, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Using a ground-based telescope, a team of astronomers, including two NASA Sagan Fellows, has made the first characterizations of a super-Earth's atmosphere.A super-Earth is a planet up to ... Read more...

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How we become altruistic


September 22nd, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 22 (ANI): Michigan State University researchers have shed new light on what it is that makes species altruistic.Defined as the ability to sacrifice yourself for the sake of others, altruism ... Read more...

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UK scientists to study coolest life forms on Earth


August 7th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): British scientists are planning to travel to one of the coldest places on Earth - an expedition that, they believe, will help them understand how life could exist ... Read more...

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Peek into deep ocean floor reveals large bio-reserve


June 14th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 14 (IANS) A peek by a group of microbiologists is revealing how marine microbes live in a mysterious area -- just beneath the deep ocean floor. The ocean crust may ... Read more...

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Study provides insights into how marine microbes live


June 14th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 14 (ANI): A new study by a team of microbiologists is proving insights into how marine microbes live in the region just beneath the deep ocean floor.Beth Orcutt, a ... Read more...

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World’s deepest undersea volcanic vents discovered


April 12th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 12 (ANI): A team of British scientists has discovered the world's deepest undersea volcanic vents, spewing out super hot minerals more than three miles under the sea.Using a deep-diving vehicle ... Read more...

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Scientists find Super-Earth


December 17th, 2009 - 10:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) This is a major discovery for astronomers and scientists alike. Astronomers announced this week that they found a water-rich and relatively nearby planet that's similar in size ... Read more...

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Jessica Biel believes aliens do exist


November 28th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) American actress Jessica Biel, who has lent her voice to an extra-terrestrial being in new animated movie "Planet 51", says she does believe that there's life on other ... Read more...

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Earth’s highest microbial life found around volcanic vents in Atacama Desert


June 20th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): A team of scientists has found that the highest microbial life on Earth appears to be in South America, around vents near the rim of the Socompa ... Read more...

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Life on other planets will be found within 10 years: Mars explorer


April 25th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): A University of Arizona professor, who led NASA's Phoenix Mars Mission, has said that within 10 years life will be found outside Earth.Peter Smith held the audience spellbound ... Read more...

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Finding shadow life on Earth may help scientists discover extraterrestrial life


March 14th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 14 (ANI): By searching for an alternative form of microbial life on Earth, dubbed shadow biosphere, scientists are hoping that they can get close to finding life elsewhere in ... Read more...

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Alien-sniffing device takes on mission to detect air pollutants on Earth


February 7th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): A portable device known as the Mars Organic Analyzer (MOA), which was developed to sniff out extraterrestrial life on other planets, is taking on a new role ... Read more...

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It’s crazy to think there is no life on other planets: Keanu Reeves


December 14th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 14 (IANS) Keanu Reeves believes in extraterrestrial life and says it is "crazy" to think that life doesn't exist on any other planet, except earth.Reeves stars in the just ... Read more...

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Venus Express searches for life on Earth


October 11th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Oct 11 (ANI): In a surprising move, scientists are using ESAs (European Space Agencys) Venus Express to observe the Earths habitability, which might be helpful to search for life on ... Read more...

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“Bold traveller” bug could be key to life on other planets


October 10th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): A bug, discovered deep in a goldmine and nicknamed "the bold traveller" has got astrobiologists excited because of its unique ability to live in complete isolation of ... Read more...

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The baffling phenomenon of UFO sightings over Britain


June 27th, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): A doctor of psychology at Cardiff University claimed that he witnessed a UFO over the Brecon Beacons - the third reported sighting in Britain, following observations by ... Read more...

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Are there any extra terrestrials out there?


April 19th, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by admin
London, April 19 (IANS) Is there anybody out there? The odds of finding life on other planets are low, given the time it has taken for earthlings to evolve and the ebbing ... Read more...

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Williams obsessed with extra terrestrials


March 13th, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by admin
London, March 13 (IANS) British pop star Robbie Williams is getting more obsessed with extra terrestrials and is spending a lot of time visiting observatories in the Arizona desert. Thesun.co.uk reports that ... Read more...

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