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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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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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BBC News – Esa selects 1bn-euro Juice probe to Jupiter

ESA selects Jupiter mission
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BBC News – Esa selects 1bn-euro Juice probe to Jupiter

ESA selects Jupiter mission
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Life began with a planetary mega-organism – life – 25 November 2011 – New Scientist

A description of the Last Universal Common Ancestor LUCA. Prior to the use of DNA, before life created an oxygen atmosphere on earth, there was LUCA the ancestor of all living things; Eukaryotes, Archaea, and Eubacteria. this article describes what LUCA may have been like.
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‘Earth 2.0′ Kepler-22b is best chance yet of planet to support life, says Nasa | Metro.co.uk

Gradually getting closer to a truly earth like planet.
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NASA – Mars Science Laboratory, the Next Mars Rover

NASA's page for the Mars Science Laboratory, Curiosity
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Mars Science Laboratory (Curiosity Rover) Mission Animation – YouTube

Animation of what the Mars Science Lab is going to go through in the next 9 months
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Scientists find evidence for ‘great lake’ on Jupiter’s moon Europa, potential new habitat for life

In a significant finding in the search for life beyond Earth, scientists from The University of Texas at Austin and elsewhere have discovered what appears to be a body of liquid water the volume of the North American Great Lakes locked inside the icy shell of Jupiter's moon Europa.
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