Published on 19 Oct 2017 Sections

Looking for life on Mars, under North Yorkshire

Science Editor

If you are looking for signs of life elsewhere in the solar system you might not expect to start in North Yorkshire. But that is where the world’s experts on extraterrestrial life – the astrobiologists – have been gathering. Or at least they have been meeting deep under the North York Moors in a laboratory more than a kilometre below ground.