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Mars has multiple pools of liquid water around a main reservoir, astronomers argue in new study
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Mars has multiple pools of liquid water around a main reservoir, astronomers argue in new study

The area in question is the closest 'habitable' place on Mars that has been found so far, the study authors said.

Scars on Mars may have formed by melting below glaciers and not flowing rivers, new study suggests
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Scars on Mars may have formed by melting below glaciers and not flowing rivers, new study suggests

While examining climate models of ancient Mars they found that it was much colder during the time that the valleys were formed.

Mars could be losing water from its atmosphere at a faster rate than anyone predicted
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Mars could be losing water from its atmosphere at a faster rate than anyone predicted

Water vapour is accumulating in unexpected proportions near 80 km altitude in the Martian atmosphere.

Mars has shallow deposits of water-ice that astronauts can reach with a shovel: NASA
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Mars has shallow deposits of water-ice that astronauts can reach with a shovel: NASA

We may not have a spaceship to carry our astronauts to Mars yet, but NASA sure knows where to land it.

We may finally have an answer to how Mars' long, runout landslides are formed
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We may finally have an answer to how Mars' long, runout landslides are formed

The landslides and their features have been preserved for millions of years because of reduced erosion, absence of vegetation.

ESA's Mars Express captures Korolev crater covered in kilometres of pristine snow
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ESA's Mars Express captures Korolev crater covered in kilometres of pristine snow

The Korolev crater is filled with ice throughout the Martian year, frozen under Mars' cold air.

Water on Mars: What the latest discovery means for search for life beyond Earth
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Water on Mars: What the latest discovery means for search for life beyond Earth

Previous research had already found signs of intermittent water on Mars, so what's new now?

Guitarist turned planetary scientist Lujendra Ojha on finding water on Mars
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Guitarist turned planetary scientist Lujendra Ojha on finding water on Mars

Nepal-born 25-year old Lujendra Ojha is credited with discovering flowing liquid salt water on Mars.

‘I knew that months ago’: The Martian director Ridley Scott knew Nasa had found water on Mars
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‘I knew that months ago’: The Martian director Ridley Scott knew Nasa had found water on Mars

Filmmaker Ridley Scott says he knew about water on Mars much before Nasa made the news public that liquid water exists on the surface of the red planet.

Google Doodle celebrates evidence of water on Mars
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Google Doodle celebrates evidence of water on Mars

Today's Google Doodle celebrates the discovery of water on planet Mars.

Water on Mars? Here’s why Nasa believes there can be signs of life on the red planet
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Water on Mars? Here’s why Nasa believes there can be signs of life on the red planet

Mars appears to have flowing rivulets of water, at least in the summer, scientists reported Monday in a finding that boosts the odds of life on the red planet.

Life on Mars? Nasa finds signs of flowing water on the red planet
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Life on Mars? Nasa finds signs of flowing water on the red planet

Mars appears to have flowing rivulets of water, at least in the summer, scientists reported Monday in a finding that boosts the odds of life on the red planet.

Jackpot! Nasa's Curiosity rover finds first evidence of water on Mars
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Jackpot! Nasa's Curiosity rover finds first evidence of water on Mars

Mars may have liquid water close to its surface, according to new data from NASA's Curiosity rover.

Nasa's Curiosity rover discovers large lake bed on Mars
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Nasa's Curiosity rover discovers large lake bed on Mars

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has discovered evidence of the existence of a huge lake - once brimming with water and may be life - in the Gale Crater at Mount Sharp.

Nasa rover Opportunity finds signs that Mars once had fresh water
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Nasa rover Opportunity finds signs that Mars once had fresh water

NASA's decade-old Mars rover, Opportunity, has found evidence that life-friendly fresh water once pooled on the red planet's surface.

Curiosity rover ready to eat, analyse Martian rock powder
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Curiosity rover ready to eat, analyse Martian rock powder

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity, dispatched to learn if the planet ever had ingredients for life, drilled its first bit of powder from inside a potentially water-formed ancient rock...