2015
DOI: 10.17265/2159-581x/2015.03.005
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Oleg B. Khavroshkin, Vladislav V. Tsyplakov

Abstract: Abstract:The hypothesis that bacteria and protozoa microorganisms are able to travel from one planet to another and become of exolife was not taken seriously by the scientific community for a long time. However at the end of the 20th century the situation changed dramatically. Firstly, in 1990, meteorites consisting of Martian rocks were found. Secondly, it became clear that many microorganisms especially bacteria spores have an uncanny ability to endure the rugged environment of the outer space for a long ti…

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