SETI [Fwd: [seti] [ASTRO] Hidden Antarctic Lake Links To Alien Life]


Robert Owen (rowen@technologist.com)
Tue, 28 Sep 1999 14:43:57 -0400


Larry Klaes wrote:

> From: Larry Klaes <lklaes@bbn.com>
>
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> >Date: Mon, 27 Sep 1999 15:24:53 GMT
> >From: Ron Baalke <BAALKE@KELVIN.JPL.NASA.GOV>
> >To: astro@lists.mindspring.com
> >Subject: [ASTRO] Hidden Antarctic Lake Links To Alien Life
> >Sender: owner-astro@lists.mindspring.com
> >Reply-To: Ron Baalke <BAALKE@KELVIN.JPL.NASA.GOV>
> >
> >Hidden Antarctic lake links to alien life
> >BBC News
> >September 27, 1999
> >
> >Scientists meeting in Cambridge are discussing whether to drill into a lake
> >beneath the Antarctic ice which may reveal clues to whether life exists on a
> >moon of Jupiter.
> >
> >Lake Vostok, one of the largest freshwater bodies in the world lies four
> >kilometres below the surface of Antarctica. It is believed by scientists to
> >contain a host of undiscovered lifeforms.
> >
> >It is also thought that the 10,000 square-kilometre lake may have
> >similarities with the sub-glacial oceans that are believed to exist on the
> >Jovian moon, Europa.
> >
> >Full story here:
> >
> >http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/sci/tech/newsid_458000/458586.stm
> >

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Robert M. Owen
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The Orion Institute
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