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NASA announced on finding extraterrestrial life
Published: November 30, 2010 2:35 p.m.
Last Modified: November 30, 2010 4:24 p.m.
LONDON - The U.S. space agency NASA claims to have made a finding that is relevant to the search for extraterrestrial life. Probably it is not the discovery of a life form on another planet.
The new findings in the field of astrobiology will be presented Thursday at a press conference that around 20.00 hours Dutch time.
The discovery by NASA will have significant impact on the search for evidence for the existence of extraterrestrial life. The press conference will be live in through the online television station on NASA NASA - NASA TV
At the presentation will include biologist Steven Benner, oceanographer Felisa Wolfe-Simon and Pamela Conrad geobioloog a statement.
The presence of the last scientist feeds the speculation that it is a discovery on Mars, because they did research in the past life on the red planet.
At the micro blogging service Twitter, all press speculation about the possible discovery of extraterrestrial life. According to well-informed sources, the conference does not have a discovery on another planet, but a discovery on earth that affects the current theories of extraterrestrial life.
NASA will have until Thursday no further details are known about the findings.