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Floods of unimaginable magnitude washed through Mars, say NASA scientists after analysing Curiosity rover data – EdexLive

The finding, published in the journal Scientific Reports, hints at the possibility that life may have existed on the Red Planet

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Analysing data collected by NASA’s Curiosity rover, scientists have found that floods of unimaginable magnitude once washed through Gale Crater on Mars’ equator around four billion years ago.
The finding, published in the journal Scientific Reports, hints at the possibility that life may have existed on the Red Planet.
The raging megaflood — likely touched off by the heat of a meteoritic impact, which unleashed ice stored on the Martian surface — set up gigantic ripples that are tell-tale geologic…

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