Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Science Daily: NASA's MAVEN reveals Mars has metal in its atmosphere
summary - Mars has electrically charged metal atoms (ions) high in its atmosphere, according to new results. The metal ions can reveal previously invisible activity in the mysterious electrically charged upper atmosphere (ionosphere) of Mars.


Seadog said...

I think everyone is starting to get the feeling were approaching a very special moment in human history the discovery of life outside the Earth. It would be an extremely important discovery that would reconnect us with the Universe in a way only finding other life can. It would mark a threshold in our evolution.

Jim Sande said...

Yes, it's probably both our wishes to be able to witness that in our lifetime.