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“Alien Life & Exoplanets”

Sep 3, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
If Professor Hubert Farnsworth's 'Smell-O-Scope' actually existed, astrobiologists would have pointed it at dozens of alien planets by now.
Jul 24, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Telltale pollution could reveal ET, study shows
Jul 17, 2014 01:40 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Project aims to drop penetrating darts into planet surface.
Jul 15, 2014 12:40 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Humanity will probably have to wait a few decades to find out if life is common beyond our own solar system.
May 28, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Could ET be chatting with colleagues or robots on sister planets in its solar system? Maybe so, say scientists who last year launched a new type of Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, or SETI, project to eavesdrop on aliens.
May 4, 2014 02:20 PM ET // Nola Taylor Redd, Space.com
Moons in close binary solar systems have a better chance of hosting life than those in single-star systems, new research has shown.
May 2, 2014 05:47 AM ET
Dr. Ian O'Neill, space producer for Discovery News, steps in to discuss some of the ways scientists are working to detect signs of life on other worlds.
Feb 26, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, SPACE.com News Editor
Water vapor has been detected in the atmosphere of one of the first alien planets ever identified by astronomers.
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