Please forgive the drive by. Just saw this on the CBS web page. Gonna make the fundies go crazy.
I'm sure Fish Out of Water and DarkSyde will be all over this.
I do have a degree in astronomy and the article is not some whacky piece of fiction. Getting all the elements necessary for life to be at the right place at the right time under the right conditions is akin to 3 dimensional chess. In other words, it ain't easy.