» This Story:Read +|Watch +|Talk +| Comments

Searching for the secrets of extraterrestrial life

Scientists are exploring Earth's extremes to find clues about life beyond our planet.

 
 

1/11

5 Seconds

00:00

00:00

A Hubble image shows the Crab Nebula. Everything needed for life on Earth is known to exist across the universe.


This Story
Space Odyssey: Scientists go to the extremes of the earth to divine the secrets of extraterrestrial life.
Article | Scientists go to the extreme corners of the earth in this excerpt from Marc Kaufman's book "First Contact: Scientific Breakthroughs in the Hunt for Life Beyond Earth."

Network News

X Profile
View More Activity
» This Story:Read +|Watch +|Talk +| Comments
© 2011 www.washingtonpost.com