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Originally posted by SLAYER69
I found this to be a fascinating read. I thought I'd post it here to read others perspectives on this possibility. I'm no expert on the topic but thought if this is true then the implications would be fairly drastic and could open a whole other angle on life here on earth and possibly on other worlds.
Considering the nature of Viruses to survive, we may need to rethink about the requirements for life elsewhere.....edit on 14-9-2012 by SLAYER69 because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Astyanax
reply to post by OccamsRazor04
Just wanted to say many people here are confusing Virus and Parasite.
All parasites are not viruses, but all viruses are parasites. They need a host in order to complete their life-cycle and reproduce.