March 5th, 2011

My wonderful Meg kitty.

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I try to post more at a time than just links -- really. This is too awesome to wait for me to figure out something to write about though!

Fossils of Cyanobacteria in CI1 Carbonaceous Meteorites

For those of you who don't speak science, that translates to "Some dude took a microscope to a rare type of meteorite and found imprints that appear to be fossilized bacteria."

We've seen things that look like alien life before, but this seems to be much closer to the real deal.