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Researchers: Comet impact could have kickstarted life on Earth

By The Christian Science Monitor
Monday, September 16, 2013 18:52 EDT
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Did life on Earth come from a comet? (via The Christian Science Monitor)

The Deep Impact spacecraft, which was sent to study the composition of comets in 2005, collides with comet Tempel 1 in this artist illustration. New research from the U.K. suggests that life on Earth could have started with an icy comet collision. An…

[Image: "Illustration Of A Comet Flying Through Space Close To The Earth" via Shutterstock]

 
 
 
 
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