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The Curiosity robot confirms methane in Mars’ atmosphere which may hint that existed life

March 1, 2015

The tunable laser spectrometer in the SAM (Sample Analysis at Mars) instrument of the Curiosity robot has unequivocally detected an episodic increase in the concentration of methane in Mars’ atmosphere after an exhaustive analysis of data obtained during 605 soles or Martian days.

Source: phys.org

Curiosity’s detection of methane in the Martian atmosphere is definitive. It’s origin must now be traced. A biological origin is possible.

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