Life On Mars? Fossil Find Shows It's Possible

Scientists have found Earth's oldest fossils in Australia and say their microscopic discovery is convincing evidence that cells and bacteria were able to thrive in an oxygen-free world more than 3.4 billion years ago.

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  • NASA details plans to pluck rock off asteroid, explore it
    NASA is aiming to launch a rocket to an asteroid in five years and grab a boulder off of it — a stepping stone for an eventual trip sending humans to Mars. More
  • Russia charging NASA $70 million per rocket seat
    NASA is blaming Congress for the need to pay $424 million more to Russia to get U.S. astronauts into space. More
  • One flight closer to space tourism
    Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
  • U.S. plans to drop gray wolves from endangered list
    The planned ruling would eliminate protection for the top predators, but scientists and conservationists say the proposal is flawed. Federal authorities intend to remove endangered species protections for all gray wolves in the Lower 48 states, carving out an a exception for a small pocket of about 75 Mexican wolves in the wild in Arizona and New Mexico, according to a draft document obtained by The Times. More
  • Suspected LulzSec hacker arrested in Australia
    Australian police have arrested a man they say is affiliated with international hacking collective Lulz Security on a charge of attacking and defacing a government website, officials said Wednesday. More
  • There could be a city on Mars within 100 years
    The scale of ambition in the UAE's plan to colonise the red planet sets it apart from other nations' Martian missions ...
    05/28/2020 - 6:37 am | View Link
  • Guest Column: This is not science
    The Ledger's April 28 guest column by Delaney Reynolds, a 20-year-old student, asks that we trust science [“COVID-19 shows that we must trust ...
    05/24/2020 - 8:41 pm | View Link
  • Alien 'gun' on Mars: UFO hunter urges Elon Musk to retrieve it 'Imagine the leap forward'
    ALIEN hunters believe they have spotted extraterrestrial technology on Mars - and have called on Elon Musk to retrieve it.
    05/21/2020 - 6:25 am | View Link
  • Alien hunters claim to find GIANT skull of ET on Mars in NASA images
    ALIEN hunters believe they have made the find of a lifetime after discovering what they perceive to be the skull of a giant extraterrestrial on Mars.
    05/19/2020 - 7:25 am | View Link
  • Turning the heat up on political climate denial
    Listening to the real experts on the bushfires and the virus helped the Prime Minister enormously. Now it's time to listen to the climate change experts.
    05/19/2020 - 3:00 am | View Link
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