Silicon Based Life forms????
rchapman at capital.net
Mon Apr 7 19:37:17 EST 1997
What if life forms were silicon based rather than carbon bases? Silicon
is much more abundant on earth than carbon its atoms can bond to 4 other
atoms. Bonds between silicon are unstable in the presence of 02 but
bonds between silicon and oxygen are extremely stable and difficult to
break. I was wondering what implications would these properties have for
these life forms.
Please reply by April 7, but if you cant its
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