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For anaerobic life, which does not use oxygen, “phosphine is not so evil,” Sousa-Silva says.Phosphine gas found in Venus’ atmosphere may be ‘a possible sign of life’|Lisa Grossman|September 14, 2020|Science News
Quasimodo has been brought up by an evil politician who’s confined him his entire life within the borders of the Notre Dame Cathedral.
With a series of toy models, the researchers calculated that the biased cosmic ray particles were ever-so-slightly more likely to knock an electron loose from a “live” helix than from an “evil” one, an event that theoretically causes mutations.Cosmic Rays May Explain Life’s Bias for Right-Handed DNA|Charlie Wood|June 29, 2020|Quanta Magazine
A world of women is a world of people, still, with full human capacity for good or evil.After The Plague: Lauren Beukes’ New Book Is About A World Without Men|LGBTQ-Editor|May 4, 2020|No Straight News
The pursuit of a favorable credit score to secure commercial loans for our cars and homes has been viewed as a necessary evil.High credit scores aren’t exactly what you think. Here’s the truth.|Truthbetold|March 3, 2020|TruthBeTold.news
But along with the cartoon funk is an all-too-real story of police brutality embodied by a horde of evil Pigs.‘Black Dynamite’ Presents Police Brutality: The Musical|Stereo Williams|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
One wonders if his subsequent battles with the “Evil Empire” were animated by this belief.
Luke Skywalker is an evil robot who has fallen to the dark side of the force.Juiciest ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Rumors (and Some Debunked Ones)|Rich Goldstein|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It is all too easy to be despondent in the face of what seems like the endless capacity of evil to reinvent itself.
But remember “Potter,” the evil banker played by Lionel Barrymore?
Evil is devised against you—evil you are powerless now to resist.Pabo, The Priest|Sabine Baring-Gould
For a long time cats were dreaded by the people because they thought human beings had been changed to that form by evil means.The Book of Hallowe'en|Ruth Edna Kelley
"She sure does get into evil ways, sometimes," added Jim, laughingly.Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest|Lillian Elizabeth Roy
Many say that the use of opium is no evil, but those who say that have never known India, or else they are blind.Letters of a Javanese Princess|Raden Adjeng Kartini
And in the book it said, "It can be maintained that the evil of pride consists in being out of proportion to the universe."Tremendous Trifles|G. K. Chesterton