Exploration begins with wonder… AdvertisementsRead More Watch “Visiting the Proxima System” on YouTube
Hi all. It’s been a while I’m ashamed to admit. I’ve been working on a new Facebook group to raise the profile of my channel. It’s been fun. Here is the link (hint: join the group!) Here is my newest video. A basic breakdown of what exactly the Goldilocks (or circumstellar habitable) zone is, and […]Read More Goldilocks and the Three Planets
Could Panspermia work in reverse? What do I mean?Read More Watch “Could alien life begin on Earth?” on YouTube
I worked in kitchens for many years, so I saw the chance for a perfect analogy here!Read More Watch “Europa: The Right Recipe for Life?” on YouTube
Hello hello! I’ve been absent for a couple of weeks, working on a new Facebook group devoted to Astrobiology. So far it’s been fun, and people are responding to it. It’s not massive but there’s definitely a level of engagement which I’m enjoying. Hopefully others are enjoying it too! Hint: here is a link […]Read More Astro-biological! A podcast, A group and A whole lotta love!
Hi all. I haven’t put up a post in a few weeks. Sorry to anyone who follows this blog and enjoys my occasional rant. I have been in several states of mind about many things lately and they’ve all been taking me off my game. Personal issues and growing realisations about many aspects of my […]Read More Transition
The Chicken and the Egg There’s an old theory known as Panspermia, which hypothesises that life got its initial leg up on Earth (around 4-3.5 billion years ago) after a long journey across space. According to this theory, (which at the very least is quite reasonable) the ingredients and precursor molecules for life hitched […]Read More Europa: Life Beneath the Ice?
I have been hard at work rebooting my Bens Lab YouTube channel. This has been prompted by a realisation that a niche topic such as astrobiology is not only insanely interesting, it can keep a niche channel alive, away from the blinding glare of the massively monolithic and sucessful general science channels dominating the platform. […]Read More Astro-biological: The living universe
A very tiny post today. More of an announcement, really. My tiny little channel, my aggravating, sometimes soul destroying little attempt to rewrite my own destiny has reached 100 subscribers! Big deal, sayest thou? It’s a big deal to me! Thanks to any and all who browse my posts from time to time who […]Read More 100 Subscribers!