Was life found on Venus?

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ukimalefu want, but shouldn't, may anyway
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Not really

https://www.planetary.org/articles/venu ... osignature

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In a paper released today in Nature Astronomy, astronomer Jane Greaves at Cardiff University and an international team of scientists announced the presence of phosphine in Venus’s atmosphere. Phosphine is considered a “biosignature”—a molecule strongly associated with the chemistry of life that has few non-life methods of production, particularly on a rocky planet like Venus. The team used two observatories—the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope (JCMT) in Hawaii and the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA) in Chile—to verify their detection.


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This detection is one piece of evidence in support of that hypothesis, but we are far from proving the existence of life.

Neat, we’ll see
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Given the sulfuric acid in the atmosphere, it will be tough to verify with a lander.
ukimalefu want, but shouldn't, may anyway
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juice posted:
Given the sulfuric acid in the atmosphere, it will be tough to verify with a lander.


That's been done

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It didn't last long, but just enough to take pictures and send them back

https://www.wearethemighty.com/history/ ... belltitem1
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there's been a lot of talk for years about the clouds of venus possibly hosting microscopic life ... there have been some interesting visual phenomena as well
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juice posted:
Given the sulfuric acid in the atmosphere, it will be tough to verify with a lander.


Microscopic life on Venus, if it exists, would most likely not be on its surface but rather in the clouds.
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Was life found on Venus?