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Scientists see evidence of underground lakes system on Mars

Data collected by NASA and ESA probes orbiting the red planet provide the first geological evidence for an ancient Martian groundwater system, according to a study by researchers in Italy and the Netherlands published in the Journal of Geophysical Research.

Clay minerals on Mars formed by Martian crust, not water bodies: Study

Rewriting the early history of the Red Planet, new research has revealed that minerals found in Martian clay could have existed before water flowed on Mars.

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NASA working on tech to 'empower' Mars' human crews, break down Red Planet's resources

NASA is about to start testing a key energy source that could "empower" human crews on the Mars surface

NASA rover finds Mars had life-friendly fresh water

Opportunity is examining the rim of the Endeavour Crater and has driven 38.7 kilometres from where it landed on January 24, 2004.

NASA evaluates four sites for 2016 Mars mission

Mission will touch down at one of four sites selected in August from a field of 22 candidates.

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