life on other planets
In a recently resurfaced 1985 interview, the famed astronomer finds common ground between science and spirituality.
I am not aware of any evidence of life on other planets. I think there is, however, starting to be more and more evidence that the conditions to support life have existed and maybe do still exist, at locations other than Earth.
The finding may give astronomers one more thing to consider when figuring out which exoplanets are likeliest to harbor extraterrestrial
Unless Earth is special beyond reason, you can confidently assume there are plenty of societies out there. That doesn't mean that they'll come to Earth (or, as many believe, already have). Interstellar travel, despite what you've seen at the local multiplex, is hard. But we could easily get in touch via radio signals or flashing laser lights.
The team's model suggests that Ganymede's interior contains an ocean separated by as many as three ice layers, with a rocky
This story has been provided by AAAS, the non-profit science society, and its international journal, Science. When a planet
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The Zvezda module is part of the space station itself, launched in 2000 as Russia's first major contribution to the ISS. But
College graduates in the survey were somewhat more likely than non-college graduates to believe that life exists in some