Life on Venus? That’s just what the doctor ordered

The news that there may well be alien life on the Morning Star has placed our pandemic woes into their proper perspective

20th September, 2020
Life on Venus? That’s just what the doctor ordered
News of potential life on Venus couldn’t have come at a better time because it forces us to take a step back and consider where we belong in the grand scheme of things.

“Possible signs of life discovered on Venus,” screamed the headlines. “Oh, 2020, you’ve done it again, you devilish wag!” responded the masses. It has become a bit of a cliché for X mad thing to happen and the Y response to be along the lines of “nothing would surprise me in the current hellscape”.

The news last week that there may be clouds on Venus that could...

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