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That’s no crater! First explosive supervolcanoes found on Mars

That’s no crater! First explosive supervolcanoes found on MarsNews from Los Angeles Times: Hiding among the craters in a pockmarked Martian plain lie supervolcanoes that were so powerful that their explosions left deep scars in the ground, scientists say. The … Continue reading

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Mars probably never wet enough for life, nuclear bomb crater indicates

Mars probably never wet enough for life, nuclear bomb crater indicatesNews from Register: Spoilsport French scientists probing unusual clay deposits discovered in an old nuclear bomb crater say they have found that the planet Mars has never been – as … Continue reading

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NASA scientists investigate ice in huge, perpetually dark Moon crater (+video)

NASA scientists investigate ice in huge, perpetually dark Moon crater (+video)News from Christian Science Monitor: The interiors of polar craters on the moon are in nearly perpetual darkness, making them cold traps that researchers have long suspected might be home … Continue reading

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