Bacteria on Mars?

Martin Latterich mlatterich at
Wed Aug 7 03:42:35 EST 1996

In article <4u8eoq$5u7 at>, nlandau at
(Nicholas Landau) wrote:

> I heard a rumour that Kathy Thomasson has a paper coming out in
> _Science_ this week in which she asserts that she has observed
> microfossils in a meteorite believed to have originated from
> Mars.  Any collaborating evidence that this is the case?
> If it is, it'll change everything.
> Nicholas J. Landau
> Dept. Biochemistry and Microbiology
> Rutgers University
> nlandau at

That's correct. The report is going to appear in the September 16 issue of

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