Meteorites Bring Amino Acids to Earth

Meteorites Bring Amino Acids to Earth

Researchers from McMaster University in Canada have recently published evidence that supports the hypothesis that meteorites could have brought extraterrestrial amino acids to Earth. Their research looked at the frequency with which amino acids occur in a certain class of meteorites and under what conditions these amino acids are likely to form. If such meteorites […]

Meteorites: Secret to Origin of Life on Earth Revealed?

Meteorites: Secret to Origin of Life on Earth Revealed?

Mystery surrounding the origin of life has fascinated scientists and prompted NASA to conduct a new study involving meteorites, which may finally reveal the secret. The recent study on meteorites opens the discussion for a new hypothesis on how life was formed on Earth. The results of the study revealed DNA from meteor dust that […]