Avatar’s Pandora possible within years?
"All of the gas giant planets in our solar system have rocky and icy moons,"
- Dr Kaltenegger
The concept of life on the moon may currently be limited to sci-fi blockbusters such as James Cameron's Avatar, but a leading astronomer has suggested it could become a reality in just a few years.
While Avatar has received much hype for its pioneering special effects, US astronomer and Harvard research associate Lisa Kaltenegger is excited about the film for a different reason.