Hunt for extraterrestrial life given a boost

17 June 2014

A team co-led by Professor Jonathan Tennyson (UCL Physics & Astronomy) has developed a new model for finding extraterrestrial life by creating a new spectrum for detecting methane at extremely high temperatures. Read: Daily Mail, More: City AM, Listen: BBC Radio 4 ‘Today’ (from 2 hours 42 mins), More: BBC World Service 'The Science Hour' (from 13 mins 56 secs), BBC World Service 'Science in Action' (from 55 secs)