Thursday, November 4, 2010

Hot Spot for Life Found on Ancient Mars Volcano | Wired Science




" If life ever existed on Mars, then newly discovered mineral deposits on the flanks of a long-dead volcano would be a good place to dig for its remains.
Spotted by a high-powered orbital imager, they’re not the first deposits found on Mars of silica, a mineral used by some simple forms of life, including single-celled algae that evolved early in Earth’s volcanic past.."
Article by Brandon Keim  wired.com (http://bit.ly/ceyEpD)

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