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Fraser
2009-Sep-15, 02:50 PM
Titan appears to be more like Earth all the time, and a new understanding of Titan's hazy atmosphere could provide clues to the evolution of Earth's early atmospheric environment and the development of life on our home planet. Researchers have discovered a series of chemical reactions on Saturnís largest moon that may shield the [...]

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BigDon
2009-Sep-15, 03:31 PM
I would have held out hope for life there except for that enormous, only a few million years old, impact crater. One that represented an impact that was at the very structural limit of Titan.

I would be amazed if even the simplest of archaea could survive that.