Behind the Headlines / Is there life on Venus?

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As possible signs of life have been discovered on Venus, we are closer than ever in answering the age old question: are we alone in the universe? With our neighbouring planet being host to a rare gas in its atmosphere, could this mean alien life existing in our solar system? And if so, in what form? To find out more about this breakthrough discovery, Ben Kelly is joined by technology editor and science reporter Andrew Griffin to discuss whether the traditional extraterrestrial might be closer to reality than science fiction, and what this breakthrough means for the future of space exploration. Tap the link to support original reporting from The Independent: independent.co.uk/support    Subscribe to this series so you never miss an episode.  


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