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Mars Loses an Ocean But Gains the Potential for Life

March 9, 2015

NASA scientists have determined that a primitive ocean on Mars held more water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean and that the Red Planet has lost 87 percent of that water to space. Water would have covered 20% of the globe about 3 billion years ago.

Source: www.universetoday.com

Mars had water long enough for life to develop. If it did, might it still be around, hidden away in some dark crevasse? We will have to send a microbiologist to answer that question.

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