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Mars (mythology) - Wikipedia
Statue of Mars from the Forum of Nerva, 2nd century AD, based on an Augustan-era original that in turn used a Hellenistic Greek model of the 4th century BC ...

Mars - Educational facts and history of the planet Mars.
Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun and the seventh largest.Mars (Greek: Ares) is the god of War. The planet probably got this name due to its red color; Mars is ...

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Cold World, Hot Topic: Can Microbes Survive on Mars?
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has used its HiRISE camera to image Recurring Slope Lineae (RSL) in Melas Chasma, Valles Marineris. Arrows point out the tops and bottoms of a few lineae. Are they signatures of seasonal flow of salty water near the ...

Mock Mars Crew Emerges from Dome in Hawaii After 8 Months of Isolation
This concluded the fifth mock Mars mission of the NASA-funded HI-SEAS program (Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation). Operated by the University of Hawaii, this research project studies how groups of interplanetary travelers would work ...
Mars research crew emerges after 8 months of isolationWashington Post
Researchers Spend 8 Months Simulating Life on MarsFortune
Do you have what it takes to live on Mars?
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Looking for life on Mars? Start with microbes in Antarctica
In December 2016, Sarah Stewart Johnson flew from McMurdo Station, the US scientific outpost on the edge of Antarctica, to the shore of Lake Vanda in the middle of the Dry Valleys - the driest desert in the world. Johnson, assistant professor of ...

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Ancient Mars supported liquid water: study
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Mars had a surface environment that supported liquid water about 3.5 billion years ago, according to a study of river deposits spread across the red planet. A region of Mars named Aeolis Dorsa contains some of the most spectacular and densely packed ...
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The epic debate about whether life exists on Mars has no end in sight, and scientists are already arguing over whether that hypothetical life could end up giving us the plague. NASA has been paranoid about astronauts bringing back extraterrestrial ...

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Scientists complete eight month isolation experiment to simulate life on Mars
A group of six scientists isolated in a dome in Hawaii to simulate life on Mars have emerged. The team, dubbed the Hawaiʻi Space Exploration Analog and Simulation (HI-SEAS) Mission V crew, exited a dome constructed on the slopes of Mauna Loa in ...
A simulated voyage to MarsThe Hindu
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How about saving the Earth rather than moving to Mars?
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That is being said about Mars, though. NASA hopes to have a Mars colony established by the 2030s. Elon Musk, the brilliant billionaire behind Tesla and SpaceX, is even more ambitious. He believes a city of 1 million people "with iron foundries and ...

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Dust devils on Earth and Mars
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Devilish source of dust in atmosphere of Earth and Mars
Science Daily
Swirling columns of sand and dust, known as dust devils, are a feature of desert areas on Mars and on Earth. Now, a study of terrestrial dust devils has shown that around two thirds of the fine particles lifted by these vortices can remain suspended in ...

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12 Times Forbes Was Name-Dropped in Lyrics
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