Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
NASA

Submission + - Why Silicon-Based Aliens Would Rather Eat our Citi (universetoday.com)

Nancy_A writes: "While the world as we know it runs on Carbon, science fiction’s long flirtation with Silicon-based life — “It’s life, but not as we know it” — has become a familiar catchphrase.

Although non-Carbon based life is a very long shot, this Q&A with one of the US's top astrochemists — Max Bernstein, the Research Lead of the Science Mission Directorate at NASA headquarters in Washington,D.C. discusses what silicon life might be like."

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Why Silicon-Based Aliens Would Rather Eat our Citi

Comments Filter:

Veni, Vidi, VISA: I came, I saw, I did a little shopping.

Working...