SPIE Fellow Richard Hoover has cleared to media with a passionate behavior that fossils have been discovered in meteorites found on Earth. He has been delving into for years. In recent times, most news outlets give the impression to have noticed on it.
Hoover’s assertions in the Journal of Cosmology have provoked lively discussions and an official statement from Paul Hertz, chief scientist of NASA’s Science Mission Directorate in Washington, saying the agency could not support the claims without rigorous peer review.
According to his efforts, Hoover served as President of SPIE in 2002, and was the recipient of the Gold Medal of the Society in 2009 for his work in X-ray and EUV optics, ranging from microscopes to telescopes.
His numerous papers on his research in SPIE dealings in modern years have been published. The National Science Foundation published the Hoover’s work in 2009.
In what’s sure to rekindle the debate over the question of life beyond Earth, a scientist at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center says he has fossil evidence of bacterial life inside of a rare class of meteorites.
Publishing in the March edition of the Journal of Cosmology, Richard B. Hoover argues that an examination of a collection of 9 meteorites – called CI1 carbonaceous meteorites – contain “indigenous fossils” of bacterial life.
According to Hoover: “The complex filaments found embedded in the CI1 carbonaceous meteorites represent the remains of indigenous microfossils of cyan bacteria,”
Meditate on the Skeptics it will beyond a shadow of a doubt with questions. Numerous years ago, at a halt Hoover’s intention may have motivated further controversy. Just despite the fact that, some scientists have recommended that meteors and comets slamming into the Earth brought with them the very integuments of life, including water and a host of complex organic chemicals.
Hoover may well have facts to sustain that theory, if he is precise. He argues that the complex filaments he found embedded in the meteors are micro-fossils of extraterrestrial life forms that existed on the meteorites a long time ago prior to the meteorites’ entry into the Earth’s atmosphere.
He writes in his Journal, “This finding has direct implications to the distribution of life in the Cosmos and the possibility of microbial life on in liquid water regimes of commentary nuclei as the travel within the orbit of Mars and in icy moons with liquid water oceans such as Europe and Enceladus,”
In a complementary comment, Rudy Schild, the journal’s editor-in-chief and a member of the Harvard-Smithsonian’s Center for Astrophysics, announced that the publication has sent out a “general invitation” to more than 5000 scientists to review the paper.
He wrote, “We believe the best way to advance science, is to promote debate and discussion”
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