Deceptive science reporting by Newsweek

Why Evolution Is True

Look at this tweet from Newsweek:

Now read the damn article: it doesn’t say that they found ANY “signs of life” on the moon Enceladus, It is possible that life could evolve or exist there, but there’s no evidence for that. In fact, the article itself undercuts the tweet. After describing the well known plumes of water and gas that spew from that moon, the article notes that some of the gas is hydrogen. And then:

The team of researchers behind the Cassini mission examined all the possible explanations for what could be generating such large quantities of hydrogen gas. Only one withstood the calculations: hydrothermal vents. Lunine and his co-authors on the Science study reporting the analysis believe that ocean water is reacting with rocks in…

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