Friday, June 7, 2013

Did Comet Impacts Jump Start Life on Earth

Hey Space Placers!

Here is a VERY interesting article that describes how comets could have brought the very building blocks of life to Earth in the form of impacts:

Synthesis of prebiotic hydrocarbons in impacts of simple icy mixtures on early Earth.
It is also thought that comets brought the water to form our oceans.

Sky Guy in VA

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