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MERRY CHRISTMAS - WE'RE NOT ALONE!
Posted: 23 December 2010

The strain of gamma proteobacteria known as GFAJ-1 has a dual capability. It can grow with either phosphorous or arsenic.
The arsenic path is a sub-optimal substitute to phosphorous biochemistry and will most probably be de- selected by natural selection to nothingness. The ultimate question is what will be the CAUSE to such an ET creature?

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Life found in space - but not quite what we thought
Dateline: 25 December 2018
The world awoke this Christmas morning to the dramatic news that the answer to one of the great questions of all time had been found - we are not alone in the universe! But the discovery of life on a distant planet with the unprepossessing name of OGLE-2005-BLG-390Lb is hardly the stuff of science fiction. Far from green-skinned, one-eyed, tentacled monsters, the life discovered by a joint ...
 
 
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