From: Diana Cammack <cammack.nul> Date: Wed, 20 Mar 2013 17:10:01 +0200 Archived: Wed, 20 Mar 2013 20:09:46 -0400 Subject: Alien Planets More Habitable? Source: Space.Com http://www.space.com/20282-alien-planets-habitable-oceans.html 3/19/13 Are Alien Planets More Habitable Than We Thought? Alien planets capable of supporting life are more common than believed, since most rocky planets develop some kind of oceanic water after forming, says researcher Lindy Elkins-Tanton of the Carnegie Institution for Science. "The ramifications of this are that, in any exoplanet system anywhere in our universe, if it's made of rocky materials with similar water contents to ours, every rocky planet would be expected to start with a water ocean," Elkins-Tanton said. <snip> Diana Cammack, Ph.D. Cammack.nul Listen to 'Strange Days... Indeed' - The PodCast At: http://www.virtuallystrange.net/ufo/sdi/program/ These contents above are copyright of the author and UFO UpDates - Toronto. They may not be reproduced without the express permission of both parties and are intended for educational use only.
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