December 4, 2012
Why Water on Mars Is Heavier than Earth's
Bas den Hond, Cosmos Magazine
Samples from a small mound of dust on Mars contain five times as much ‘heavy water’, than you would find in a similar sample on Earth.
The dust was analysed by the three soil experiments on board NASA’s latest rover on the planet, Curiosity.
TAGGED: Curiosity (rover), Mars, Isotopes, Water