Tardigrades can survive extreme conditions, and scientists wanted to know if they could survive the impact after a trip between planets.
Scientists have long dreamed of sending Martian rocks back to Earth. NASA’s new rover is about to kick off the decade-long process.
Amir Siraj, a student studying astrophysics at Harvard University, talks about the potential spread of life throughout the Milky Way in a VICE News interview.
“The load of bacteria on the Tesla could be considered a biothreat—or a backup copy of life on Earth.”
It's a radical explanation for Comet 67P's features.
Czech scientists used a high-powered laser to create the building blocks of life in a laboratory.
This level of detail is almost unheard of when it comes to studying comets.