Enstatite chondrites – how interesting. Taken together with deep Earth abiotic methanogenesis and quite a number of errors in climatic theory we find out that some of our most cherished theories about the pre-conditions for life and its evolution have been wrong. But changing chapters is hard and people will resist them. Because in an environment where questions cannot be asked and ideas cannot compete, the truth will lose out. Its easier to spend ourselves silly on stupid projects and make everyone poor rather than ask the right questions.
Water covers 70 percent of the Earth's surface and is crucial to life as we know it, but how it got here has been a longstanding scientific debate.