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Key features in proteins needed for life to function on Mars

3 Apr 2013, 11:55 UTC
Key features in proteins needed for life to function on Mars
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Welcome! "Alien Life" tracks the latest discoveries and thoughts in the various elements of the famous Drake Equation. Here's today's news:g Abodes - A new study shows that the Earth is warmer today than it has been during 70 to 80 percent of the last 11,300 years. The findings could help astrobiologists understand what's in store for the future of life on our planet. See article.g Life - New research has revealed key features in proteins needed for life to function on Mars and other extreme environments. Scientists found subtle but significant differences between the core proteins in ordinary organisms and organisms that survive in the extreme conditions of Antarctica. See article.g Aftermath - For some provocative reading, pick up "Sharing the Universe," by Seth Shostak, at your local bookstore. SETI scientist Shostak almost single-handedly is outlining social and political issues that will arise once we make contact with extraterrestrials. See reviews. Get your SF book manuscript edited Amazon.com Widgets

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