I am not a scientist, I know that.
But I've been toying around for a few sleepless days with the idea of making life that's suitable for Mars.
Question: Tell me what is stopping us from simulating conditions on another planet and attempting to create life in those scenarios?
How would one begin the insemination of life on another planet?
Wouldn't it be wise to use what would be our version of stromatolytes to start creating atmosphere now?
I'm not arrogant enough to think I am the first to turn this idea around in my head, but I need to know, what is really stopping us?
Can anyone recommend any books on the subject?
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Even some teachers suffer from anxiety about math.
I teach people how to teach math, and I've been working in this field for 30 years. Across those decades, I've met many people who suffer from varying degrees of math trauma – a form of debilitating mental shutdown when it comes to doing mathematics.
She met mere mortals with and without the Vatican's approval.
- For centuries, the Virgin Mary has appeared to the faithful, requesting devotion and promising comfort.
- These maps show the geography of Marian apparitions – the handful approved by the Vatican, and many others.
- Historically, Europe is where most apparitions have been reported, but the U.S. is pretty fertile ground too.
The legacy of Felix Dzerzhinsky, who led Soviet secret police in the "Red Terror," still confounds Russia.
- Felix Dzerzhinsky led the Cheka, Soviet Union's first secret police.
- The Cheka was infamous for executing thousands during the Red Terror of 1918.
- The Cheka later became the KGB, the spy organization where Russia's President Putin served for years.
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