"If we find just one other example of biology out there, then life is not an accident."
We don’t need to think about what life is made of but rather what it does.
According to Peter Ward's "Medea hypothesis," photosynthesizing organisms regularly doom most life on Earth by over-consuming carbon dioxide.
Individuals and organizations can maintain a strong and enduring identity by repeatedly remaking themselves.
Two of the answers add a dimension to physics that doesn’t belong there. Maybe we could call it "astrotheology."
Embark on a journey through one of the most profound ecological transitions in the history of complex life.
Considering the astronomical occupational risks, life insurance was prohibitively expensive for the first NASA astronauts.
A few key moments are linked to significant shifts in thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.
The divers spend their waking hours either under hundreds of feet of water on the ocean floor or squeezed into an area the size of a restaurant booth.
Dead whales inspire a way to find extraterrestrial life on Mars.
In the philosophy of Star Wars, the Sith are evil because they surrender to passion. But is a life of total rationality a “good” life?
Being mortal makes life so much sweeter.
Spend well, save well, live well.
Nagomi helps us find balance in discord by unifying the elements of life while staying true to ourselves.
Venus Life Finder could launch as early as 2023.
Warm relationships protect your mind and body from the slings and arrows of life.
A next-generation instrument on a delayed rover may be the key to answering the question of life on Mars.
The emergence of life in the universe is as certain as the emergence of matter, gravity, and the stars. Life is the universe developing a memory, and our chemical detection system could find it.
With such a vast Universe and raw ingredients that seem to be everywhere, could it really be possible that humanity is truly alone?
We have become the greatest threat to ourselves and to life on this planet. We need a set of agreed-upon safeguards to preserve our future.