et us examine life on other worlds as can best be determined by the finest minds in SCIENCE circa 1950.
First off, Mercury according to Ron Turner’s biography of Ace Brave in Outer Space
Frank R Paul on Mercurian Life from his classic Fantastic Adventures lecture series.
And various authoritative and extensively researched works by the lecturers from the SCIENCE department at Planet Comics.
(Note the winged women and bug eyed monsters.)