Saturday, October 9, 2010

When Are We Leaving?

Gliese 581g
It's time to start thinking big.

"Pressed during the news conference about the possibility of life on Gliese 581g, Dr. Vogt protested that he was an astronomer, not a biologist. Then he relented, saying that, speaking strictly personally, he believed that 'the chances of life on this planet are almost 100 percent.'"