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Via the Christian Science Monitor: “biologically significant molecules” found in interstellar clouds.

http://www.csmonitor.com/2006/0824/p16s01-cogn.html

An international research team recently discovered eight ‘biologically significant molecules’ in two interstellar clouds.

NASA says this is the first time acetylene and hydrogen cyanide have been found in a star’s terrestrial zone other than that of the Sun.

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