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Tango0129 Nov 2019 1:00 p.m. PST

…Like Pasta.

"To find life on Mars, scientists should keep their eyes peeled for pasta.

Hot-spring-loving microbes create rock formations that look like fettuccini or capellini, according to a new NASA-funded study published online April 30 in the journal Astrobiology. Such pasta-shaped formations could be the first clues to life on other planets, said study author Bruce Fouke, a geobiologist at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign…"
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Legion 429 Nov 2019 2:41 p.m. PST

Very interesting ! And I've heard many scientists say similar. E.T.s wont look anything like us or what we see on TV.

Covert Walrus Supporting Member of TMP29 Nov 2019 4:09 p.m. PST

Best bet for the apperance of alien life is the one from the French biologist – " Life on other worlds will be very different to our forms of life. But it will most probably consist of familar parts in unfamiliar combinations."

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP29 Nov 2019 5:59 p.m. PST

Now I'm getting hungry. Fettucini with pieces of Italian sausage, warm garlic bread … wait, aliens?

lkmjbc329 Nov 2019 7:14 p.m. PST

They may look like pasta…but they will taste like chicken.

Joe Collins

Tango0130 Nov 2019 12:20 p.m. PST



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