ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 21, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(No location given: Robert Krulwich) The implications of the rock that may have contained life from Mars for life way underground on earth presented; animation shown of bacteria unearthed thousands of feet underground by oil drilling. [University of California at Los Angeles paleobiologist professor William SCHOPF, Harvard paleontologist professor Stephen Jay GOULD - say bacteria is down there and its combined weight is heavier than all surface life combined.]
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