START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Science & Tech

The Most Astounding Fact - Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson   video
Science & Tech  (tags: Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson, astounding fact, universe, life, what is life )

Dandelion
- 18 days ago - youtube.com
Because there is very little that needs to be said once you see this video. Truth is, if you stop for a moment, and think, this entire moment you exist in, was many billions of years in the making... Enjoy it, it's your time now. Stephen Routsis
Signs of Alien Life Will Be Found By 2025, NASA's Chief Scientist Predicts
Science & Tech  (tags: space exploration, life, NASA, extraterrestrials, aliens, solar system )

Freya
- 45 days ago - space.com
Humanity is on the verge of discovering alien life, high-ranking NASAscientists say.
NASA Scientist Says This Is Where We'Ll Likely Find Alien Life First
Science & Tech  (tags: solar system, space exploration, Saturn, Enceladus, life, aliens, extraterrestrial life )

Freya
- 63 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
In 2005, the Cassini spacecraft flew by Enceladus and spotted plumes of water vapor and other materials gushing out its surface. If there's life in the solar system, the first place we're likely to find it is inside of those plumes.
Enormous Ocean Discovered On Jupiter's Moon
Science & Tech  (tags: space, discovery, Jupiter, Ganymede, science, life, water, astronomy, interesting )

Michael
- 72 days ago - iflscience.com
Looks like there's another moon where life (as we know) could exist. New observations by the Hubble Space Telescope offers the strongest evidence yet for an ocean underneath the surface of Jupiter's largest moon, Ganymede.
Methane-Based Life Forms Could Exist On Titan
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, space, Titan, methane, life, evolution, astronomy, news, discovery )

Michael
- 81 days ago - iflscience.com
Nearly all living organisms on Earth have water-based structures around their cells called phospholipid bilayers. These keep water in (or out), and they shelter the insides of our cells from the rest of the world.
Ancient Exoplanet Discovery Boosts Chances Of Finding Alien Life
Science & Tech  (tags: science, astronomy, discovery, nasa, research, space, aliens, life, exoplanets, Kepler, Kepler-444 )

Michael
- 112 days ago - iflscience.com
One of the crucial variables in calculating the likelihood that alien life exists elsewhere in our galaxy is the number of stars that possess planetary systems, and the proportion of those planets that might be suitable for life.
How Did Life Become Complex, And Could It Happen Beyond Earth?
Science & Tech  (tags: space exploration, planets, life, solar system, biology )

Freya
- 124 days ago - astrobio.net
When astrobiologists contemplate life on nearby planets or moons, they often suggest such life would be simple. Instead of there being some kind of multicellular organism on, say, Jupiter's moon Europa, scientists instead aim to find something more like
How a MIT Science Prof Is Threatening to Undo Everything the Religious Right Holds Dear
Science & Tech  (tags: biology, evolution, life, creationism, planets, energy )

Freya
- 139 days ago - alternet.org
The Christian right's obsessive hatred of Darwin is a wonder to behold, but it could someday be rivaled by the hatred of someone you've probably never even heard of.
Planets More Habitable Than Earth May Be Common in Our Galaxy
Science & Tech  (tags: world, study, space, science, research, investigation, interesting, humans, environment, planets, habitable, earth, common, galaxy, life, universe )

Darren
- 157 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Planets quite different from our own may be the best homes for life in the universe
I-Wonder: Were We Contacted By Aliens in 1977
Science & Tech  (tags: science, space, ET, Galaxy, life )

Ray
- 211 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Are we the only island of life in the vastness of space, or is our Galaxy teeming with other civilisations?
NASA Invests $50 Million in 7 Astrobiology Research Groups to Answer All-Important Question: Are We Alone in the Universe?
Science & Tech  (tags: Astrobiology, NASA, Universe, Evolution, Life, Mars, Solar system )

Brian
- 228 days ago - techtimes.com
"The funding from the U.S. space agency will be split by seven teams of astrobiology researchers, which will receive about $8 million per group, to conduct over five years of study on the origins and evolutions of life on Earth."
Sea Plankton Discovered Outside Space Station
Science & Tech  (tags: space station, space exploration, plankton, mysteries, life )

Freya
- 278 days ago - grindtv.com
Russian scientists conducting experiments on the outside surface of the International Space State made a puzzling discovery, one made all the more remarkable because it's something that whales eat.
The Sixth Extinction Is Here -- And It's Our Fault
Science & Tech  (tags: science, history, life, earth, biodeversity losses, study, environment, interesting, humans, research )

Carrie
- 301 days ago - recode.net
The Earth appears to be in the early stages of the Sixth Extinction, the latest in a series of mass biodiversity losses that have punctuated the history of life on the planet, according to a paper published in Science this week.
Top 10 Unsolved Mysteries of Science
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, life, science, space, research, investigation, discovery, energy, physics, chemistry, biology, aliens )

Michael
- 322 days ago - iflscience.com
So what are some of the top mysteries keeping scientists busy? Here's our top ten:
Semi-Synthetic Organism: Scientists Create First Living Organism That Transmits Added Letters in DNA "Alphabet"
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Life, Artificial Life, Semi Synthetic, DNA, New Life Forms, Bacterium, GMO )

Brian
- 382 days ago - sciencedaily.com
"Scientists have engineered a bacterium whose genetic material includes an added pair of DNA "letters," or bases, not found in nature; the bacterium's cells can replicate the unnatural DNA bases more or less normally..."
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with Life

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. Natasha Salgado 32 popular stories

2. daryl bishop 30 popular stories

3. Laura H. 29 popular stories

4. Dalia H. 27 popular stories

5. AniMae Chi 27 popular stories

6. Candy L. 22 popular stories

7. Carole K. 22 popular stories

8. Candy B. 18 popular stories

9. Jason B. 17 popular stories

10. Marty Powell 15 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!