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Elon Musk Calls for Moon Base

"Elon Musk may be focused primarily on Mars, but he'd also like to see a human outpost on a world much closer to home..."
Posted: 20 July 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: space.com
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Astronomers Detect Strange Signals Coming from Nearby Star

"Astronomers say they have detected 'strange signals' coming from the direction of a small, dim star located about 11 light-years from Earth..."
Posted: 16 July 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: sciencealert.com
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China Starts 200-day Simulation of Living on Another Planet

"The US definitely doesn't have a monopoly on long-term simulations of living on another planet. Four university students in Beijing have begun a 200-day isolation experiment..."
Posted: 13 July 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: engadget.com
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Do These Photos Show Fossilized Bones on Mars?

"Mars experts hunting for signs of alien activity are claiming to have found proof of current and former life on the surface of the red Planet..."
Posted: 26 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: express.co.uk
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SETI Scientists Argue 'Wow! Signal' Still Unidentified

"In 1977, scientists working on the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) recorded an unusually strong radio signal, the origin of which many scientists believe has not been explained..."
Posted: 18 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: openminds.tv
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Elon Musk Reveals His Vision for a SpaceX City on Mars

"Elon Musk has revealed his vision for what a SpaceX city on Mars would look like, saying he wants people to believe setting up a colony on the Red Planet will be possible within our lifetimes..."
Posted: 15 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: newsweek.com
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Russian Scientists Claim Alien Life May Exist on the ISS

"Russia has begun testing samples from the outside of the International Space Station, believing that they may contain traces of extraterrestrial life..."
Posted: 11 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: newsweek.com
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NASA Unveils Six-wheeled Mars Rover with Full Laboratory

"The US space agency NASA has finally revealed a new Mars rover concept vehicle. A few days back, this vehicle was spotted at the Kennedy space center visitor complex..."
Posted: 11 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: indiantribune.com
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Source of the 'Wow!' Signal Found?

"As we approach the 40th anniversary of the legendary 'Wow!' signal, a new study appears to have finally determined its origin..."
Posted: 08 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: coasttocoastam.com
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Academics Ponder the Possibility of Hibernating Digital Aliens

"As the Fermi paradox states, the Universe is a vast, unknowable space, filled with trillions upon trillions of potentially habitable planets, so... where are all the aliens?.."
Posted: 05 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: sciencealert.com
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Martian Crater Was Habitable for 700 Million Years

"NASA landed the Curiosity rover in Mars' Gale Crater precisely because it promised to be a sort of open book that revealed a lot about the planet's history..."
Posted: 05 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: engadget.com
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Jodrell Bank Observatory Joins Quest to Find Extraterrestrial Life

"British stargazers are set to take part in an international quest to find evidence of intelligent alien life beyond Earth..."
Posted: 01 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: thesun.co.uk
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World's First 'Super Telescope' Being Constructed in Chile

"Construction on what will be the world's biggest optical and infrared telescope is now underway. The device — known as the Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) — is funded by the European Southern Observatory..."
Posted: 01 June 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: sciencerecorder.com
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Alien Life in the Solar System 'May Be Prevalent On Icy Moons'

"A new study has determined that, despite the coldness of the outer reaches of the Solar System, conditions exist that could be quite receptive to the emergence of alien life..."
Posted: 29 May 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: inquisitr.com
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Real Search for Aliens Gets Weird Signal From a Sci-fi World

"An ambitious search for signals from aliens across space hasn't found much yet, but there was an odd blip from a star system popular with science fiction fans..."
Posted: 09 May 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: cnet.com
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European and Chinese Space Agencies Plan 'Moon Village'

"The European Space Agency (ESA) and the China National Space Administration (CNSA) have begun discussions regarding a potential collaboration on a lunar human outpost and related technologies..."
Posted: 27 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: popularmechanics.com
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NASA Investigate 'Unknown Fungus' Found Growing on the ISS

"NASA is set to use a radical new 'tricorder' DNA sequencer to work out what a mysterious fungus found growing on the International Space Station is..."
Posted: 27 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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New Contender in Hunt for Alien Life Discovered by Astronomers

"A rocky planet that orbits a red dwarf star has been revealed as the latest contender for the best place to hunt for life beyond the solar system..."
Posted: 22 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: theguardian.com
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No Aliens Yet for $100 Million ET Hunt

"A $100 million search for intelligent aliens has come up with some intriguing leads but has revealed no evidence of E.T. so far..."
Posted: 22 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: space.com
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High Probability of Life on Mars: A Brief Review of the Evidence

"The evidence for past and current life on Mars and the ability of fungi to thrive on Mars, are briefly reviewed..."
Posted: 17 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: cosmology.com
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Saturn's Moon Enceladus is Habitable, Say NASA

"Saturn's ice-crusted moon Enceladus may now be the single best place to go to look for life beyond Earth..."
Posted: 13 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Life Found in Deepest Parts of Ocean Hold Clues for ET Existence

"A hidden ecosystem seems to lurk six miles below the Mariana Trench, offering clues for finding life across the solar system..."
Posted: 13 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: news.nationalgeographic.com
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NASA Funds Proposals to 'Expand How We Explore the Universe'

"From a vacuum Martian airship to an artificial gravity chamber, NASA has revealed a host of new proposals that could push human and robotic exploration of space even further..."
Posted: 09 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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New Technology Helps in the Hunt for ET

"If E.T. is phoning home, how do we phone E.T.? Researchers at Caltech's or ET Lab—Exoplanet Technology Laboratory—may have the answer..."
Posted: 02 April 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: blastr.com
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Scientists in Peru Successfully Grow a Potato in Mars Simulator

"In a lab in the Peruvian capital of Lima, a simulator mimicking the harsh conditions found on Mars now contains a hint of life: a nascent potato plant..."
Posted: 30 March 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: telegraph.co.uk
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Have Mars Rover's Wheels Been Corroded by Martian Organisms?

"The Rover Curiosity's aluminum wheels were designed to last 1,000 miles over rugged Martian terrain. Instead, they fell apart in less than 10 miles, after they were attacked and colonized by Martian fungi and bacteria which began eating them from the inside out..."
Posted: 26 March 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: cosmology.com
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Did Unsterilized Rovers Transport Life to Mars?

"There is considerable evidence of life on Mars which is similar to Earthly fungi and bacteria (Joseph 2016, Joseph & Rabb, 2016). The question is, where did these organisms and their ancestors come from?..."
Posted: 17 March 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: cosmology.com
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Harvard Scientists Suggest Fast Radio Bursts Could Have ET Origin

"Fast radio bursts have always been one of the Universe's greatest unsolved mysteries. The existence of extraterrestrial life is another..."
Posted: 12 March 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: natureworldnews.com
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Ice Eruptions on Dwarf Planet Ceres Could Indicate Hidden Life

"Scientists are learning more about how the dwarf planet Ceres formed, with an eye on whether there could be extraterrestrial life there. Until recently, a volcano on Ceres was erupting salty material from below the planet's surface..."
Posted: 09 March 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: ibtimes.com
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Earliest Evidence of Life on Earth 'Found'

"Scientists have discovered what they say could be fossils of some of the earliest living organisms on Earth. They are represented by tiny filaments, knobs and tubes in Canadian rocks dated to be up to 4.28 billion years old..."
Posted: 05 March 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: bbc.co.uk
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SpaceX Reveals Private Manned Mission to the Moon in 2018

"SpaceX says it’s making plans to send two private citizens around the moon late next year – using its yet-to-be-flown Falcon Heavy rocket and its crew-capable Dragon capsule, which is still under development..."
Posted: 28 February 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: geekwire.com
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SETI Aim Their Antennas at Newly-Discovered Solar System

"Distant star boasts seven Earth-like planets were discovered last year, boosting hopes that life could be thriving on at least one of them..."
Posted: 28 February 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: thesun.co.uk
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Seven Earth-sized Planets Discovered Around Single Star

"Astronomers have detected a record seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star. The researchers say that all seven could potentially support liquid water on the surface, depending on the other properties of those planets..."
Posted: 22 February 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Winston Churchill's Views on Aliens Revealed in Lost Essay

"A newly unearthed essay by Winston Churchill reveals he was open to the possibility of life on other planets..."
Posted: 17 February 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: bbc.co.uk
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'Organic Compounds' Discovered on Dwarf Planet Ceres

"Scientists say they have found organic compounds on the dwarf planet Ceres, boosting the tiny world's attractiveness in the hunt for extraterrestrial life..."
Posted: 17 February 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: theaustralian.com.au
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NASA Reveal Plans to Drill for Life on Jupiter's Icy Moon Europa

"Back in early 2016, NASA commissioned a Science Definition Team (SDT) of 21 scientists to design a lander headed to Europa, an icy moon of Jupiter, located over 390 million miles from Earth..."
Posted: 13 February 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: thetechnews.com
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Researchers Find Evidence of 'Artificial' Structures on the Moon

"Members of the Society For Planetary SETI Research (SPSR) have recently published a paper in the Journal of Space Exploration about certain features on the far side of the moon that appear in the crater Paracelsus C..."
Posted: 02 February 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: collective-evolution.com
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New Theory Suggests Earth May Be Seeding Life on the Moon

"Oxygen being picked up by solar winds and transported from the Earth's atmosphere to the Moon could show aliens exist on the lunar satellite, new research found..."
Posted: 02 February 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailystar.co.uk
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Microbes Shown to Survive in Simulated Martian Conditions

"It is theoretically possible for Mars to support microbes, a new study has found..."
Posted: 23 January 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: wired.co.uk
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New Mars Simulation Crew Begin Eight Month Isolation in Hawaii

"Crammed into a dome with one bathroom, six scientists will spend eight months munching on mostly freeze-dried foods -- with a rare treat of Spam -- and have only their small sleeping quarters to retreat to for solace..."
Posted: 20 January 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: ctvnews.ca
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Could Dark Streaks in Venus' Clouds Be Signs of Alien Life?

"The question of life on Venus, of all places, is intriguing enough that a team of U.S. and Russian scientists working on a proposal for a new mission to the second planet — named Venera-D — are considering including the search for life in its mission goals..."
Posted: 12 January 2017 - Category: Life in Space - Source: space.com
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'METI' Group Plan to Transmit Alien Friendly Messages into Space

"One of the biggest priorities of the world's scientists is seeking evidence that would lead to confirmation of the existence of extraterrestrial life..."
Posted: 27 December 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: zeenews.india.com
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Discovery of Mineral on Mars Brings Latest Hope for Life

"Today, the Red Planet is a dry, dusty landscape devoid of hospitable environments, but the Mars of yesteryear, evidence suggests, was a far more forgiving place..."
Posted: 20 December 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: astronomy.com
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Three 'Mile-High Buildings' Found in a Straight Line on Mars

"UFO conspiracy websites are posting this image which some allege shows three mile-high towers built in a line on the surface of the Red Planet..."
Posted: 10 December 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: express.co.uk
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Artificial Intelligence Joins the Search for Extraterrestrial Life

"Machine learning software, based on the algorithms used by Google and Netflix, has joined the hunt for aliens..."
Posted: 10 December 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: express.co.uk
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Search for Alien Life Needs Humans on Mars, Says NASA Chief

"Ellen Stofan, current NASA chief scientist, said sending humans to Mars would be a powerful step in the search for life beyond Earth..."
Posted: 10 December 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: space.com
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Alien Life May Be Lurking in the Clouds of Brown Dwarf Stars

"Finding planets with the right kind of atmosphere to support alien life is something astronomers are constantly striving towards..."
Posted: 07 December 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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Is Dimming of Tabby's Star Due to Energy Mining by ET Beings?

"Since 2015, a star that can be seen mysteriously brightening and dimming has captured the imagination of scientists and conspiracy theorists alike..."
Posted: 04 December 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailymail.co.uk
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Approval Granted for Mars Rover That Will Hunt for ET Life

"Europe will push ahead with its plan to put a UK-assembled robotic rover on the surface of Mars in 2021..."
Posted: 04 December 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: bbc.co.uk
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Earth-Like Planet Found That May Lead to ET Evidence

"A group of researchers from the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ), the University of Tokyo, and the Astrobiology Center among others has observed the transit of a potentially Earth-like extrasolar planet known as K2-3d..."
Posted: 30 November 2016 - Category: Life in Space - Source: dailygalaxy.com
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