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Martian water: back on again

3 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : Futurismic

I’ve lost count of the number of times that the scientific consensus on whether or not there’s liquid-phase water on Mars has changed, and that’s just within the span of me blogging here at Futurismic (so, six years or thereabouts). But it looks like we just flipped back toward certainty, as images from NASA’s Mars [...] Follow Futurismic on Twitter for more nuggets of near-future fun an
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Evidence of liquid water found on Mars [Mars]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (4 years ago)

NASA has yet to find liquid water on Mars, but analysis of the soil where the Spirit Rover became stuck last year suggests liquid water flowed through the soil — and fairly recently. More » Read Post

Scientists confirm there is liquid water on the surface of Mars [Mars]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (3 years ago)

We've known for a while that there are frozen water deposits just beneath the surface of the Martian poles, but now it seems that there are seasonal streams of liquid water that wind across the red planet's surface. Today, a group o... Read Post

The Opals that the Martian Sea Left in its Wake [Space Porn]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (6 years ago)

The question at this point isn't whether Mars was once covered in liquid water — it's just a question of how long that water was there before it evaporated. This image provides new evidence that water washed the Martian shores for a... Read Post

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