START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

'Icicles of Death' Discovered Deep in Polar Oceans Could Hold Clues to the Origins of First Life on Earth

Science & Tech  (tags: 'Icicles of death' discovered deep in po )

- 943 days ago -
Team of scientists believe first life may have originates in sea ice Process of brinicle formation may have created conditions necessary for life Brinicles formed by brine forced from sea ice that sinks to the sea bed

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Roger Garin-michaud (139)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 2:35 am
noted, thanks!

Past Member (0)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 8:43 am
Noted. Interesting concept.

Rosie Collins (0)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 9:27 am
Wow! Haven't see this phenomenon before thanks for putting my way

Malgorzata Zmuda (185)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 10:40 am

Emma S. (238)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 12:51 pm
Icicles of Death! Wonderful. Sounds like a sixth form band.

Thanks, Agnes.

Birgit W. (155)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 2:21 pm
Noted, thanks

Lois Jordan (61)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 3:24 pm
Thanks so much for posting this amazing info, Agnes!

Michael Kirkby (91)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 3:36 pm
Noted but I've always thought life originated in the seas and oceans.

Elizabeth M. (68)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 3:43 pm
I found this article to be so very interesting with a lot of food for thought and I loved the photos. Thank You for posting Agnes.

Marie Therese Hanulak (30)
Saturday April 27, 2013, 5:13 pm
Fascinating. Loved it!. Great pictures to.

Nancy C. (810)
Sunday April 28, 2013, 6:32 am
WOW! Video seems unreal!!! ty Agnes

Kerrie G. (135)
Sunday April 28, 2013, 7:53 am
Noted, thanks.

Melania Padilla (190)
Monday May 6, 2013, 3:01 pm
Beautiful!! We just donīt know almost anything about our amazinng planet!

Dijana D. (2)
Monday May 13, 2013, 8:22 pm
this is amazing!
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


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

Most Active Today in Science & Tech

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!