Mysteries of Venus -“The First Habitable Planet in the Solar System?”

Venus through Time NASA


Recent research suggests that Venus might have looked like Earth for three billion years, with vast oceans that could have been friendly to life. “That’s what sets my imagination on fire,” says Darby Dyar, a planetary scientist at Mount Holyoke College with NASA’s Solar System Exploration team. “If that’s the case, there was plenty of time for evolution to kick into action.”