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The search for life in our solar system just become a bit more interesting. While scientists have not found life on Saturn’s moon, they have found the next best thing: a food source that could sustain potential life.

Source: Saturn’s moon Enceladus holds ‘food source’ for potential life – Technology & Science – CBC News

CBC News

By Nicole Mortillaro,

Apr 13, 2017

The surface of Saturn's moon Enceladus, as seen in 2007. Scientists have found food on that moon that they say could sustain potential life.

The surface of Saturn’s moon Enceladus, as seen in 2007. Scientists have found food on that moon that they say could sustain potential life.Royal Astronomical Society of Canada and the author of several books.

The search for life in our solar system just became a bit more interesting.

While scientists have not found life on Enceladus, Saturn’s moon, they have found the next best thing: food that could sustain potential life. The food source is in the form of molecular hydrogen, which could feed microbes as it does here on Earth.

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