Life on Venus
Because the headlines will be full of the above content warning, most likely, in the coming days, here a few headups.
What was discovered is Phosphine in the atmosphere of Venus.
We don't have a mechanism to create it outside of protein catalusts (life), so it suggests life being present on Venus.
Also it is rather unstable.
Though, it only /suggests/ life and needs further studying and will likely spike interest in Venus missions.
Life on Venus
No life has been found on Venus, yet.
Just signs it could be there and there is a chance there isn't life on Venus.
This is very important still, even if no life is found.
Because it points to unknown planetary chemistry or creation of proteins, without life (pointing to mechanism how they formed on earth maybe).
And of course, it could be actually life there. (Most likely bacteria like lifeforms)
Life on Venus, Disclaimer
Also, because I forgot.
I'm no biologist, chemist, or other scientist!
I just found talk about it yesterday night and wondered why it's so important. "What is so important about Phosphine"
And found out that we don't have a known mechanism to catalyze it's production, outside of living cells or labs/fabs.
Venus is super hot and it's athmosphere is very acidic. So it could be a geological/atmospheric process, unique to Venus
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