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Black swans from Mars? The real risks of sending alien samples home

Somewhat cognitive dissonance is inevitable when attempting to parse NASA’s insistence that it’s searching for extraterrestrial life however doesn’t actually look forward to finding any, and that it’s taking all precautions, however they’re in all probability not crucial. This may be defined, says Paige, the UCLA physicist, by non-scientific points. “The important thing query is,” […]