Life on Venus.......

Eric Grunden egrunden at
Fri Feb 23 01:57:37 EST 1996

In a previous article, hynes at ("Michael F. Hynes") says:

>The original post, if I remember correctly, dealt with the possibility
>of seeding the atmosphere of Venus with Thermo-acidophiles and 
>then seeing what they evolved into. In this context the constraints
>on what conditions terrestrial life forms can grow under are
>relevant, whereas any considerations as to what non-terrestrial
>life forms COULD consist of are beside the point. However if you
>didn't see the original posts, you could hardly have known this.


Actually, I wrote the original post, and you are correct, and it is
a point well taken. My apologies. :)

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