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Black Smoker Vents New Species

On Extraterrestrial Life: Part II

Mario Livio | Posted 02.18.2014 | Science
Mario Livio

All life on Earth, for instance, relies on DNA and RNA for replication, the issuing of instructions at the molecular level, and heredity. Does that mean that our Earthly DNA is universal throughout the cosmos?

PHOTOS: Recently-Found Creatures Living At World's Deepest Sea Vents

Posted 01.28.2012 | Green

The discovery of the deepest known "black smoker" vents has revealed eyeless shrimps and white tentacled anemones living 3.1 miles below the surface i...