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Liquid Water on Mars!

Postby Adam » Fri Oct 02, 2015 2:38 pm

Anybody else watch the NASA announcement this week about finding briney liquid water on Mars? Just found this article detailing why the rovers can't investigate/study the water.

http://www.sciencealert.com/here-s-why- ... quid-water

tl;dr The rovers are dirty as hell from being hurled 225 million kilometres and could contaminate the water. The only known ways to sterilize them would also fry the hardware.

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