Must vaccum room; exterminate 99.9% of dust population.
The authors are quick to point out that no one is calling the filaments "life" just yet, but also are willing "to start the discussionThe new computer simulations suggest that in the gravity-free environment of space, the plasma particles will bead together to form string-like filaments that then twist into corkscrew shapes. The helical strands resemble DNA and are themselves electrically charged and attracted to one another.
"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth. -- Alfred North Whitehead