A potential biosignature for life has been detected in the atmosphere of Venus

While most eyes are on Mars as the most likely place we might find life beyond Earth, perhaps we should be looking to our neighbor on the other side. High in the atmosphere of Venus, astronomers have made the startling discovery of a gas called phosphine – a strong contender for a sign of microbial life.

Continue Reading

Category: Space, Science

Tags: , , , , , , ,