Just try REALLY hard not to get any ON you, Chris!!!
ESPECIALLY if there's any chance it ever touched RICH...
Transcumbagia!!! GAG!!! And of course, TRANSCUMBAGIA!!!
"Chris L Peterson" <clp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> On 2 Dec 2006 17:03:20 -0800, "Rich" <rander3127@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>Why would they think Earth was "seeded" with life? Why not start with
>>and prove or disprove life originated here? What is the attraction for
>>scientists of this theory?
> Because if material can move between planets, provide an environment
> where primitive life or complex biochemicals can survive, and the
> material can be ejected under conditions that wouldn't sterilize the
> contents, than any _responsible_ scientist has to consider this as a
> viable possibility, even if it isn't the most likely. In fact, all of
> these conditions appear to be true; I, for one, am very happy that a few
> scientists are pursuing research in this area.
> Chris L Peterson
> Cloudbait Observatory