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Liquid water on Mars – Expert reaction

John Kerr posted in on September 29th, 2015.

Salty streaks identified by an orbiting spacecraft could be the first solid evidence of liquid water – a key ingredient for life as we know it – on the Red Planet. Evidence of salty water flows on Mars have been identified by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. The findings were published this morning in the journal […]

Curiosity rover landing, search for life on Mars – experts respond

Dacia Herbulock posted in on August 6th, 2012.

UPDATED: NASA’s latest Mars rover, Curiosity, is making its final approach to the Red Planet, due to touch down today at 05:31 UTC (17:31 NZT). Full information on the mission and the rover can be found on the official Mars Science Laboratory website. Reaction from scientists gathered by our colleagues at the UK SMC: Dr […]

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