View Full Version : More Ancient Hot Springs Discovered on Mars?

2009-Feb-14, 10:20 PM
In March 2007, the Spirit rover found a patch of bright-colored soil rich in silica. Scientists proposed water must have been involved in creating the region, and not just water, but hot water. Now, data from retrieved from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) suggest the discovery of another ancient hot springs region [...]

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