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Launchpad: Methane on Mars

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Is Mars a living planet, either geologically or biologically? See how NASA scientists are investigating the recent discovery of water ice and methane plumes on Mars to test their hypotheses about the similarities between Earth and Mars. Since the production of this video, Curiosity is now exploring the surface of Mars.

Published on: October 26, 2010

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