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Friday September 27, 2013

Curiosity Finds Water On Mars

Water on Mars is cool and all but I'm waiting for pictures of Martian footprints, or better yet, an actual Martian caught on camera. wink

There is a surprising amount of water bound up in the soil of Mars, according to an analysis done onboard the US space agency's (NASA) Curiosity rover. When it heated a small pinch of dirt scooped up from the ground, the most abundant vapour detected was H2O.