Possible organic compounds found in Mars crater rocks

A study published in Science analyses multiple rocks found at the bottom of Jezero Crater on Mars, where the Perseverance rover landed in 2020, revealing significant interaction between the rocks and liquid water. Those rocks also contain evidence consistent …

A study published in Science analyses multiple rocks found at the bottom of Jezero Crater on Mars, where the Perseverance rover landed in 2020, revealing significant interaction between the rocks and… [+4159 chars]

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NASA's InSight lander detected a meteoroid impact on Mars

NASA's InSight lander may have had its last hurrah. Researchers have learned that a marsquake the lander detected in Mars' Amazonis Planitia region on December 24th, 2021 was actually a meteoroid impact — the first time any mission has witnessed a crater form…

Two NASA spacecraft detect biggest meteor strikes at Mars - CGTN

  1. Two NASA spacecraft detect biggest meteor strikes at Mars  CGTN
  2. Surface waves help map the interior of Mars  Phys.org
  3. Two NASA spacecraft record biggest meteor strikes at Mars: ‘We were so lucky’  Global News
  4. NASA Reveals…

Mars may have molten lava, scientists discover from quakes detected by NASA's Insight lander

NASA's Mars seismometer kept detecting quakes coming from one region of rifts. Scientists now think there's an underground chamber of magma there.

NASA's InSight lander reveals details on outermost layer of Mars - Reuters

NASA's robotic InSight lander, in the twilight of its service after nearly four years on Mars, is revealing new details about Earth's closest planetary neighbor based on data from two big meteorite impacts that shed light on the Martian crust's structure.

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