[ExI] "Martian Soil Appears Able to Support Life"
amara at amara.com
Sat Jun 28 16:04:01 UTC 2008
From the hyperbolic press release:
> "It is the type of soil you would probably have in your back yard,
> you know, alkaline. You might be able to grow asparagus in it really
> well. ... It is very exciting for us."
>Interesting. Most everyplace I've lived has somewhat acidic soil....
Also in Antarctica.. which is sometimes used as Mars analogs.
Amara Graps, PhD www.amara.com
Research Scientist, Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), Boulder, Colorado
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