Panspermia

From Science Is Awesome

Panspermia is the hypothesis that life originated elsewhere and was transplanted onto Earth. A recent study sought to determine if life could even survive travels through the harsh environment in space and the crash into the surface of the planet. After extensive testing, some of the microbes did indeed survive, giving support to the idea of panspermia.

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Photo via: Don Davis

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