“When Mars Started Dying” –Curiosity Rover Probes an Ancient Water Oasis

  “We went to Gale Crater because it preserves this unique record of a changing Mars,” said William Rapin of Caltech. “Understanding when and how the planet’s climate started evolving is a piece of another puzzle: When and how long was Mars capable of supporting microbial life at the surface?” The network of cracks in … Continue reading “When Mars Started Dying” –Curiosity Rover Probes an Ancient Water Oasis