It depends what it can offer to us.
Life forms that have strong resistance to the elements can be used to make medicine, some types of algee can make fuel at a decent rate.
Surely you guys are more open mined then thinking that life elsewhere has no rewards for us.
And if we found Sentient life we could Enslave them and make a personal army all for ME....
Can you feel that... Shhhhhh...listen... Thats...THATS...
THATS THE SOUND OF POWER!!!!!
100,000,000, little spore Creatures running in hamster wheels will fix California's Energy Crisis.
People riot at the thought of genetically modified pork ribs, what do you think will happen when they are asked about alien organisms? Assuming that life could possibly survive in earth conditions.