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Synonyms for extraterrestrial

a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere

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Although fragments of rock purported to be pieces of crater-forming extraterrestrial objects have been found in debris thrown far from other impact sites around the world, no such fragment had ever been discovered within a crater.
However, he notes, scientists searching for extraterrestrial life haven't been interested in most PAHs because the molecules aren't known to play important roles in organisms on Earth.
These discoveries have made Enceladus a potential candidate for extraterrestrial life in the Solar System.
Investigating how the extraterrestrial agency behind the origin of civilization is still working behind the scenes today, the author examines the strongest modern UFO accounts, including the Russian Roswell case and the suppressed UFO sightings of NASA astronauts.
Although the scientists keep an open mind and explo all angles when they encounter a bizarre signal, "statistically, this is always the last consideration, not because such civilizations are impossible - we humans are an example - but because other possibilities had constantly occurred and no extraterrestrial civilizations have been detected yet.
The extraterrestrial interest in Earth is more out of concern about the precarious position we've placed ourselves through misuse of our environment.
Summary: February 9, was Extraterrestrial Culture Day
He also lambasted the amount of money spent on space exploration and said that the search for extraterrestrial life is driven by rebellion against God.
London, May 23 ( ANI ): SETI astronomers have told the US Congress that the search for extraterrestrial life is "plausible and warrants scientific inquiry".
John Billingham, who as a NASA official in the 1970s helped persuade the federal government to use radio telescopes to scour the universe for evidence of extraterrestrial intelligence, even as critics mocked the idea, died on Aug.
O'Meara embarks on a readable, exciting reflection on a hypothesis: nonhuman, extraterrestrial, corporeal intelligences exist on some exoplanets.
Garde Cotiere is one of three runners for Richard Fahey, along with Extraterrestrial and Las Verglas Star, while Mick Easterby runs Nameitwhatyoulike, Barren Brook and Day Of The Eagle.
In a 1995 episode of the popular TV drama The X-Files, FBI agent Fox Mulder--a true believer in extraterrestrial life--has a quick exchange with his partner Dana Scully, the rational scientist and devoted skeptic.
ODYSSEY OF THE GODS THE HISTORY OF EXTRATERRESTRIAL CONTACT IN ANCIENT GREECE tackles the history of Greece with a new approach to assessing its archaeological research and evidence from early philosophers.
He is also chairman of the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Post-Detection Taskgroup, a volunteer committee whose mission is to "prepare, manage, advise and consult in preparation for the discovery of a signal of extraterrestrial intelligent origin".
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