Scientist creates lifelike cells out of metal Researcher says he has created living cells made of metal instead of carbon — and they may be evolving.
By Bryan Nelson
Fri, Sep 16 2011 at 12:38 AM ES
One British researcher may have proven that theory, potentially rewriting the book of life. Lee Cronin of the University of Glasgow has created lifelike cells from metal — a feat few believed feasible. The discovery opens the door to the possibility that there may be life forms in the universe not based on carbon, . . . continue