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Could Life Ever Have Existed on Venus?

Lecture no. 12 from the course: Life in Our Universe

Could Life Ever Have Existed on Venus?

Taught by Professor Laird Close | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Venus is the closest planet to the Earth and the next planet moving toward the sun, so it is a logical place to look for life. However, Venus is extremely hot and dry. Could life ever have existed? Explore the nightmarish conditions on Venus and learn why all the water vanished.


August 25, 2015