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Offline hexa

dwarf planet Ceres has an ocean inside
« on: August 10, 2020, 11:10:30 PM »
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has discovered that the largest object in our system's asteroid belt, Ceres, has a large liquid reservoir inside

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-space-exploration-ceres/dwarf-planet-ceres-is-ocean-world-with-salty-water-deep-underground-idUSKCN2562HE

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Re: dwarf planet Ceres has an ocean inside
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2020, 08:04:31 AM »
That's fascinating, I imagine we'll see some probes being sent up there to look for microbial life. I really hope we find some microbes out there before I kick the bucket. The answer to what type of replicators they use has me so curious!