A new type of methane-based, oxygen-free life form that can metabolize and reproduce similar to life on Earth has been modeled. It is theorized to have a cell membrane, composed of small organic nitrogen compounds and capable of functioning in liquid methane temperatures of 292 degrees below zero. 666 more words
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Scientists have modeled a hypothetical alien life form that might exist on Titan, the largest of Saturn’s moons.
Researchers at Cornell University calculated that a methane-based lifeform containing no oxygen might theoretically exist on the orbital moon some 886 million miles away from the Sun. 90 more words
Cronus was the god of time in its sense of eternal duration. He married Rhea, daughter of Uranus and Gæa, a very important divinity, to whom a special chapter will be devoted hereafter. 956 more words