archiv~1.txt: SETI SpaceViews articles on new Mars microfossil findings

SETI SpaceViews articles on new Mars microfossil findings

Larry Klaes ( lklaes@bbn.com )
Fri, 19 Mar 1999 18:22:34 -0500

http://www.spaceviews.com/1999/03/19a.html

"If you didn't tell people where the sample was from,"
McKay told the Boston Globe, "a paleontologist would
probably say `those are bacteria.'"

http://www.washingtonpost.com:80/wp-srv/WPlate/1999-03/19/073l-031999-idx.html

"Initially, at least, headlines and soundbites win while
facts and reason lose. . . . Sold to the public as 'good
science,' if the claim collapses, it will give a black eye
not only to NASA but to science, too," Schopf writes in
"Cradle of Life: The Discovery of Earth's Earliest Fossils."