Scientists say NASA’s ‘new form of life’ was untrue – Yahoo! News

Scientists say NASA’s ‘new form of life’ was untrue – Yahoo! News.

That is why there should always be a disclaimer and these claims on out of this world claims should be thoroughly.

Two new scientific papers have disproved a controversial claim made by NASA-funded scientists in 2010 that a new form of bacterial life had been discovered that could thrive on arsenic.
“Contrary to an original report, the new research clearly shows that the bacteriumGFAJ-1, cannot substitute arsenic for phosphorus to survive,” said a statement by the US journal Science, a prestigious, peer-reviewed magazine.
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