Re: Microbe Fossils-Mars
Fri, 22 Aug 1997 15:34:19 -0400 (EDT)

In a message dated 97-08-22 13:34:49 EDT, you write:

<< I read today that bacteria has been discovered 2 miles below the
surface of the earth. Don't know much about geology (sounds like a
song...) but I'd assume 2 miles deep is a bit inhospitable for all but
the most robust tiny life forms. >>

Spores can survive hundreds of millions of years in space.