Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Understanding how early animal life evolved and SETI’s 2004 detection of mysterious signals

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 - Researchers have developed a detailed and dynamic 3-D model of Earth's ocean chemistry 635-551 million years ago. The study could significantly advance our understanding of how early animal life evolved on the planet. See article.
g Message - New Scientist magazine has named SETI’s detection of mysterious radio signals from a source light years away as its top science story of 2004. Here’s a copy of the New Scientist’s report when the story broke in September.
g Cosmicus - Long-term threats to our civilization that may demand our attention include the evolution of the Sun, the Moons stabilizing influence and the evolution of nearby giant stars, as well as events on an intergalactic scale. See article. Note: This article is from 2001.
g Learning - Public trust in science as a whole has suffered from recent attacks on climate research, the head of the senior U.S. scientific body admitted at the weekend. See article.

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