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Fraser
2008-Aug-05, 01:50 AM
Scientists from the Phoenix lander are analyzing conflicting results from soil samples delivered to two science instruments on the Mars lander. Two different samples analyzed by the spacecraft's Wet Chemistry Lab both suggested one of the soil constituents may be perchlorate, a highly oxidizing substance. But results from the TEGA instrument, (Thermal and [...]

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