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Scientist Claims Jelly-fish like aliens exist

Post  Jackie (Admin) on Fri Jul 06, 2012 10:57 am

"Dr Maggie Alderin-Pocock envisages creatures that float through clouds of methane, scooping chemical nutrients into their gaping mouths.

The aliens keep themselves aloft by means of dangling onion-like buoyancy bags, and communicate with pulses of light.

Dr Alderin-Pocock, a leading scientist at European space company Astrium, said: “Our imaginations are naturally constrained by what we see around us, and the conventional wisdom has been that life needs water and is carbon-based.

“But some researchers are doing exciting work, playing with ideas such as silicon-based life forms.

“Silicon is just below carbon in the periodic table, has some chemical similarities, and is widely available in the universe..."

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