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Scientists find new evidence for habitability in Enceladus
23/09/2022 07:08 PM | Click to read full article
As new evidence for a crucial component of life has been found in the subsurface water of Saturn's moon Enceladus, the quest for extraterrestrial life has become more intriguing. The study was published in a research paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).
According to new modelling, a vital element of life, dissolved phosphorus, ought to be present in relatively high concentrations in the Enceladus ocean.