H2O Confirmed in Martian Top Soil; Mars Geology Similar to Earth: Space Fan News #114

Curiosity is showing us a lot about Mars: it has confirmed the presence of water in the surface soil and we are finding out how similar Mars is to Earth. http://mars.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/videoarchive/ http://ssed.gsfc.nasa.gov/sam/ http://news.di

Published on 30th Sep, 2013

Curiosity is showing us a lot about Mars: it has confirmed the presence of water in the surface soil and we are finding out how similar Mars is to Earth. http://mars.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/videoarchive/ http://ssed.gsfc.nasa.gov/sam/ http://news.discovery.com/space/this-scoop-of-mars-soil-is-two-percent-water-130926.htm http://ssed.gsfc.nasa.gov/sam/samiam.html http://www.caltech.edu/content/scientists-find-martian-igneous-rock-surprisingly-earth Science Magazine's Online Extras on Curiosity: http://www.sciencemag.org/site/extra/curiosity/index.xhtml If you want weekly space and astronomy news updates, please subscribe to the DeepAstronomy channel. New episodes are uploaded every Friday night. Twitter and Vine: @DeepAstronomy Follow me on Google+ http://gplus.to/DeepAstronomy http://gplus.to/TonyDarnell We also have a great Google+ Community, come share your thoughts and join the discussion! https://plus.google.com/communities/109849939648748938781 Don't forget Facebook, there's a whole page dedicated to Space Fans: http://facebook.com/SpaceFan