• Is there life on Titan?

    6 days ago - By TechRadar

    Titan, Saturn's largest moon and, hands down, one of the most intriguing moons of our solar system, has just become all the more fascinating. A recent paper has announced the discovery of acrylonitrile in Titan's atmosphere. This molecule is a vital component for cell formation, therefore its presence is a strong indicator that life could well exist in one of Titan's many lakes and seas. After scouring through archival data collected in 2014 by ALMA (Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array), a set of 66 radio telescopes situated in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile, astronomers...
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