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19 Jan 2024

James Webb Telescope Rumored to Discover Alien Life

Rumors are circulating that the James Webb Space Telescope may have detected a planet, K2-18 b, [exhibiting signs of biological life](https://futurism.com/the-byte/rumors-james-webb-life). While excitement builds, experts, including NASA officials, urge caution, noting the need for further research to confirm any potential biosignatures like dimethyl sulfide, a molecule associated with life on Earth. The exoplanet, lying in the habitable zone and potentially oceanic, offers a promising but yet unconfirmed prospect of extraterrestrial life.