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Posts tagged microbial life

March 6, 2017

 

Via NASA: "This composite image shows suspected plumes of water vapor erupting at the 7 o’clock position off the limb of Jupiter’s moon Europa. The plumes, photographed by NASA’s Hubble’s Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph, were seen in silhouette as the moon passed in front of Jupiter."

The Search For Microbial Life On Europa

Water jets may aid our search for life on Europa.

September 27, 2003

 

Lake Vida

This means that the ice cover contains microorganisms that date back thousands of years; recently scientists found microorganisms that froze way back when Rome was founded.

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