atmosphere of mars

These Rocks Formed in an Ancient Lake on Mars

We already know that water has existed on the surface of Mars but for how long? Curiosity has been searching…

1 week ago

Planetary Atmospheres: Why study them? What can they teach us about finding life beyond Earth?

Universe Today has surveyed the importance of studying impact craters, planetary surfaces, exoplanets, astrobiology, solar physics, and comets, and what…

3 months ago

Life on Mars can Survive for Millions of Years Even Right Near the Surface

A new study conducted by a team of Russian scientists has found that microorganisms on Mars can survive the tough…

7 years ago

Some Earth Life is Ready to Live on Mars, Right Now

A new study from a team of researchers from the University of Arkansas shows that certain types of microorganisms could…

7 years ago

How Bad is the Radiation on Mars?

Due to the lack of a magnetosphere and its very thin atmosphere, the surface of Mars is exposed to a…

8 years ago

What Is Mars Atmosphere Made Of

[/caption]I think that one of the most interesting questions that have been posed of late is 'what is Mar's atmosphere…

13 years ago