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Panspermia, Octopuses, and Comets 3/6

Evolution driven by retroviruses and extraterrestrial octopuses

Credit: Shutterstock — Virus H1N1

In the cosmic vision of life typical of panspermia, viruses, particularly retroviruses, have primary importance.

Retroviruses from space

Viruses are biological “machines” extraordinarily effective and, at the same time…

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