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Mars' Gale Crater once held massive lake, NASA says


Mars Gale Crater once held massive lake NASA says The Verge

Source: http://www.theverge.com/2014/12/8/735429...

Gale Crater, the landing site of the Mars Curiosity rover, has long been hypothesized to have once held a large standing body of water. In a teleconference this afternoon, NASA announced new scientific findings which support that claim and also suggest that the lake existed for millions of years — potentially long enough for life to have formed.

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One step closer to finding life outside earth. Cool.

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