"It's also possible there is life that's not carbon-based."

What silicon-based life could be like

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Sun, Sep 4th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

In this fascinating episode, SciShow Space looks at whether life made of things other than carbon would be possible and, if it did, what it would look like. It sounds like some of them already live on Earth.

It's possible life could form based on elements other than carbon, but they would look much different than the life we are used to.

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