Live The Curiosity of Martian Mud Cracks

NASA's Curiosity rover certainly has uncovered unusual features of Mars.

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larrykeese: Thanks Achilles. Mind like a steal sieve.
achilles: It's 40 light years
larrykeese: He is gone..... Bye Tony... Thanks
larrykeese: Is it possible to pull together a Coffee Hangout about those 3 Planets...??????????????
achilles: Thank you Tony, Carol, and guests!
larrykeese: Hey Tony, would you get some information about the 3 planets in the sweet zone around that Star about 14 LY from us??????
andrewplanet: Thank you all. I wish i had a keep looking up T-shirt!
achilles: Does the calcium sulfide suggest hydrothermal vents? Would it like like Yosemite? Or possible shallow hydrothermal vents we find deep in our oceans?
larrykeese: thank you Carol.
tdarnell: Larry, that's where the map is
tdarnell: http://mars.nasa.gov/msl/news/images/20081124a/MSL_4sites_globe.jpg
andrewplanet: Meant "but" not "bit'
larrykeese: Thanks Tony
andrewplanet: Thanks, lingering doubt that sedimentary layers themselves might have been uplifted, if that is possible. Sedimentary layers might have been uplifted bit i don't really know at all
tdarnell: Larrykeese I'll ask Carol to put it up
larrykeese: Thanks
achilles: Larry, it was the white dot in gale crater
andrewplanet: ?? Is the centre of Gale Crater an upheaval formed from an asteroid impact rebound and if so is it older or younger that the base of the rest of the bottom of the crater?
larrykeese: Please show the chart again that was shown???????
larrykeese: ????Curosity was not on the image with Vikings I ? 2 ?
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achilles: 2)Is there a microscope on Curiosity and was it used to take extremely close up images of the minerals?
achilles: Try again, two questions: 1)What was the mineral inside the cracks again? Could those be directly created from life? Like shells are created on earth?
achilles: What was the mineral inside the cracks again? Could those be directly created from life? Like shells are created on earth? Is there a microscope on Curiosity and was it used to take extremely close up images of the minerals?
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andrewplanet: We love the American Astronomical Society
andrewplanet: Hello all!
andrewplanet: Thanks for all of these Hangouts Tony, worth making it
tdarnell: Hey Andrew, glad you could make it
andrewplanet: Hi Tony!
tdarnell: Getting setup now
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