Scientists looking at Earthshine reflected from the moon have concluded that, indeed, there is life on our planet. Though the result may be obvious, the findings can help in the search for life on other worlds.
In a fjord in Canada, scientists have found a landscape similar to one of Jupiter's icy moons: Europa. It consists of a frozen and sulfurous environment, where sulfur associated with Arctic bacteria offer clues for the upcoming miss... Read Post
Scientists have recently discovered that life leaves an imprint upon a spectrum -that water vapor, oxygen and ozone can be traced. "Detecting Earth in reflected light is like searching for a firefly from a searchlight that is 2,400 ... Read Post