SETI Re: Lack of light makes Europan life unlikely??


Larry Klaes (lklaes@bbn.com)
Mon, 07 Jun 1999 21:22:08 -0400


>X-Authentication-Warning: klx.com: Host stress.tig.com.au [203.109.250.50] claimed to be smtp1.tig.com.au >X-Sender: pop@mail.spacer.com >X-Mailer: QUALCOMM Windows Eudora Pro Version 4.0 >Date: Tue, 08 Jun 1999 09:44:51 +1000 >To: europa@klx.com >From: Simon Mansfield <simon@spacer.com> >Subject: Re: Lack of light makes Europan life unlikely?? >Sender: owner-europa@klx.com >Reply-To: europa@klx.com > > >William, > >What I'm looking for is a general article highlighting the search for life >in "extreme environments" and how Europa could be the primary location of >other life in our solar system. Following on from this an outline of the >slated and proposed missions and how these will systematically look for >life on Europa. > >The general style of our opinion pieces is like newspapers rather than >newsgroups. Articles should be around 1000 words or less. I ike to include >follow up links for the author directly and the subject in general. > >A short bio is also good to go at the end of the opinion piece. > >If you would like to contribute such an article I would be pleased to >publish it on our site. > >Regards, > >Simon Mansfield > >At 03:21 PM 6/7/99 -0400, you wrote: >> >>am interested. >> >> >>Simon Mansfield wrote: >>> >>> Re: Lack of light makes Europan life unlikely. >>> >>> I would like to invite members of this list to submit opinion and >>> commentary pieces in reply to this theory for publication on SpaceDaily.com >>> aka - spacer.com. >>> >>> We now offer a dedicated opinion area for discussion of topical issues. >>> >>> And after all the hard work of this group in building and specing out the >>> science and mission parameters for Europan probe/s, I think it's important >>> to set the record "staright" as to what the basic science objectives are of >>> such a probe/s and the supporting terrestial evidence of why life on the >>> outer planetary moons is by no means impossible, and in tandem what the >>> implications are for the Drake equation if the search for life continues to >>> elude us in these primary life potential environments. >>> >>> If you are interested in contributing to such a discussion within the >>> spacedaily.com forum please let me know and I can provide further details. >>> >>> Regards, >>> >>> Simon Mansfield >>> Publisher >>> SpaceDaily >>> simon@spacer.com >> > >



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