Consistent Asteroid Collisions Rock Previous Thinking on Mars Impact Craters

This image provides a perspective view of a triple crater in the ancient Martian plateau. Credit: ESA / DLR / FU Berlin New Curtin University research confirms frequency of asteroid collisions creating impact craters Mars it has been consistent over the past 600 million years. New research from Curtin University has confirmed that the frequency … Read more

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Strong, Sporadic Magnetic Fields Could Explain One of The Moon’s Enduring Mysteries

It’s been half a century since the Apollo missions returned from the moon, and the lunar patterns they brought home continue to confuse us. Some of these rocks are more than 3 billion years old and appear to have formed in the presence of a strong geomagnetic field, such as that on Earth. But the … Read more

Perseverance Has Run Into a Problem on Mars: Pebbles

A small pile of pebbles interferes with the work of the Perseverance Mars rover. The rover, which is collecting rock samples for a possible return to Earth, began the ordeal on Dec. 29, after pulling a core out of a rock the mission team called “Issole.” According to a NASA blog, the problem occurred in … Read more

Latest Study Finds No Trace of Aliens in 4-Billion-Year-Old Martian Meteorite

To date, we have found over a hundred precious Martian rocks that have traveled from the red planet and landed on Earth at some point. Among them, the ALH84001 specimen could be one of the most puzzling. This fragment of the meteorite was picked up while riding a snowmobile in the Alan Hills ice field … Read more