Life on Venus: Scientists hope to launch mission to planet to see if ‘teeming with life’

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Venus could soon become the subject of new space exploration after scientists detected signs of potential life on the planet. The prospect of a new mission was sparked after gas normally connected to microbes and bacteria was dected on the second planet from the Sun. Planetary scientist Doctor Sheila Kanani told Good Morning Britain scientists are now hoping to conduct more tests in light of someday sending off a spacecraft to “test the atmosphere” for life forms. {%=o.title%}

Dr Kanani said: “They are doing loads more tests and, obviously, some of the testing has been postponed because of the pandemic.”But loads of more tests will happen. The scientists are not claiming to have found life on Venus at all and they are very aware they need to do a lot more tests from the Earth.”The ideal situation would be to send a spacecraft to Venus and actually test the atmosphere and see if it is teeming with bacterial life or not.”The planetary scientist however dismissed suggestion a man-manned mission could be sent as she pointed out Venus’ characteristics are not suitable to human life.JUST IN: Baltic Sea discovery: ‘Well preserved’ 400-year-old ship found in depths …

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