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NASA: Ancient Martian Conditions Suitable for Life i
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March 13, 2013 12:45 AM
The U.S. space agency says the planet Mars could have supported micro-organisms, minute forms of life. VOA's Suzanne Presto in Washington has more about the Curiosity rover's analysis of the first sample of rock powder ever collected on the Red Planet.

NASA: Ancient Martian Conditions Suitable for Life

Published March 12, 2013

The U.S. space agency says the planet Mars could have supported micro-organisms, minute forms of life. VOA's Suzanne Presto in Washington has more about the Curiosity rover's analysis of the first sample of rock powder ever collected on the Red Planet.


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