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Fraser
2004-Oct-08, 04:37 PM
SUMMARY: Now operating three times longer than originally expected, NASA's Mars Exploration Rovers are still turning up fresh evidence that liquid water once flowed on Mars. Opportunity has found a rock, dubbed "Escher", which has a network of cracks similar to cracked mud when the water has dried up. On the other side of Mars, Spirit is still climbing up the "Columbia Hills", and it seems that every rock it looks at shows evidence that it was altered by water. "We haven't seen a single unaltered volcanic rock, since we crossed the boundary from the plains into the hills, and I'm beginning to suspect we never will," said principal investigator Dr. Steve Squyres.

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Eric Vaxxine
2004-Oct-11, 08:31 AM
....and water means life !? :rolleyes:

Eric Vaxxine
2004-Oct-12, 08:27 AM
There is a recent report on Mars anomaly research .com about water ice.

Eric Vaxxine
2004-Oct-12, 12:11 PM
In a most recent picture from ESA, Grabens of Claritas Fossae, there are lots of uniform looking craters, nicely rounded, all with a similar look and no ejected material apparent.

Can anyone explain these? And why don't we see lateral impacts?

Guest_BRIAN
2004-Oct-28, 09:51 PM
HOW DOES ANY OF THISWATER-ISSUE TALK AFFECT ANY ONE PERSON ON PLANET EARTH?

Tinaa
2004-Oct-28, 11:30 PM
Because we hope to go there soon!

GOURDHEAD
2004-Oct-29, 03:32 AM
HOW DOES ANY OF THISWATER-ISSUE TALK AFFECT ANY ONE PERSON ON PLANET EARTH?

Let's hope in a constructively inspirational way.