Is there Life in the Clouds of Venus?

  An international team of astronomers, led by┬áProfessor Jane Greaves┬áof┬áCardiff University, announced the discovery of a rare molecule,┬áphosphine, in the clouds of Venus. On Earth, this gas is only made industrially, or by microbes that thrive in oxygen-free environments. Astronomers have speculated for decades that high clouds on Venus could offer a home for microbes … Continue reading Is there Life in the Clouds of Venus?