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BBC News – Eyeless goby fish 10,000km apart share common ancestor

A pair of eyeless, cave-dwelling fish species, separated millions of years ago, have turned up on either side of the Indian Ocean.
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BBC News – Antarctic lake’s clue to alien life

The abundance of different chemical compounds present in the lake led the researchers to conclude that chemical reactions were taking place between the brine and the underlying iron-rich sediments, producing the nitrous oxide and molecular hydrogen, which, may, in part, may provide the energy needed to support the brine's diverse microbial life. In addition, the slow rate of metabolism of these microbes prevents the energy reserves from being quickly depleted.
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Steen Rasmussen: The Flag Bearer Of Artificial Life | Scoop News

Rasmussen is the flag bearer of Artificial Life and was one of the founders of the AL movement in the 1980s, also organizing the first two international protocell conferences in 2003.
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BBC News – Eyeless goby fish 10,000km apart share common ancestor

A pair of eyeless, cave-dwelling fish species, separated millions of years ago, have turned up on either side of the Indian Ocean.
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Human ancestors used fire one million years ago, archaeologist find

First use of fire by humans pushed back 300,000 years!
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The Origin of Life – Abiogenesis – Dr. Jack Szostak – YouTube

Summary of one possible method of Abiogenesis.
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The Origin of Life – Abiogenesis – Dr. Jack Szostak – YouTube

Summary of one possible method of Abiogenesis.
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BBC News – Americas ‘settled in three waves’

No its three waves!
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BBC News – Americas ‘settled in three waves’

No its three waves!
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Microbes Capable Of Surviving On Mars Found | Planetsave

“With their rocky terrain, thin atmosphere, and high radiation, the Atacama volcanoes are some of the most similar places on Earth to the Red Planet.” “If we know, on Earth, what the outer limits for life were, and they know what the paleoclimates on Mars were like, we may have a better idea of what could have lived there,”
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