General Discussion NASA's Curiosity Rover Investigates Possible Lakes That Built a Mountain on Ancient Mars

Shawn Hopkins submitted a new blog post:

NASA's Curiosity Rover Investigates Possible Lakes That Built a Mountain on Ancient Mars

Mars seems dry and dead today, but the more we investigate the planet, the more evidence we find that at one point water flowed freely in at least some places on our neighboring planet.

NASA's Curiosity rover is still trundling over the red planet's surface, and its latest data brings scientists to an interesting conclusion. The mountain Curiosity is investigating, Mount Sharp, might actually have been built up by sediments being deposited in a lake bed over tens of millions of years.

"If...
Continue reading the Original Blog Post
 
Top