Starpeople: NASA chief scientist predicts proving extraterrestrial life with 10 years…

woikzybzmqbeaxaqdgweA few weeks ago, NASA chief scientist Ellen Stofan made news by saying, “I think we’re going to have strong indications of life beyond Earth within a decade, and I think we’re going to have definitive evidence within 20 to 30 years.” It was a bold statement, but NASA is now backing those words with action.

The field of astrobiology just got a significant boost thanks an ambitious new alien-hunting initiative launched by NASA. Called NExSS, the initiative will bring together an impressive array of experts and teams across a variety of scientific fields.

Here’s more, in the story posted at io9.com, by George Dvorsky.

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