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The NASA rover may have visited the ancient Martian Sea in 1997

15th March (UPI) – A new analysis from data collected two decades ago indicates that NASA's Pathfinder mission in 1997 visited the edges of an ancient Martian sea. NASA's Pathfinder mission, NASA's first Mars rover mission, was conducted Inspired by photographs of the agency's Mariner 9 spacecraft. The probe images revealed extensive canals that had struck scientists about 3.4 billion …

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Russia and Ukraine are in litigation over ancient gold

Recent emails Receive breaking news and special reports. The news and stories that mattered provided the day of the week in the morning. SUBSCRIPTION 16. Source: Reuters By Yuliya Talmazan AMSTERDAM – Ukraine and Russia are caught in another heated battle over Crimea. However, this dispute is being held in court, with the two neighbors involved in a legal battle …

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In 1997 NASA's Pathfinder mission unconsciously landed near the shores of an ancient Martian sea

The Pathfinder spacecraft and the Sojourner rover examining a large rock. Image: NASA Nearly 25 years ago, the Pathfinder spacecraft investigated a suspected flood area on Mars. Unknown to NASA back then, the waters that carved the landing pad of Pathfinder from a previously undocumented inland sea long ago prove new research. A new paper published in Scientific Reports finally …

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Scientists discover an ancient "freeway" on the seabed

Half a billion years ago, the ocean floor was considered to be completely lifeless, an ancient dead zone without oxygen to survive. Thanks to a happy new discovery, scientists have now cast doubt on this assumption. Geologists hiding in a slab of the ancient ocean floor in northern Canada have discovered a "superhighway" prehistoric worm tunnel. These fossilized tunnels date …

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Divers found fossils of an ancient giant sloth in a sinkhole

Nearly 27,000 years ago, a huge depression swept across a barren, dry landscape in present-day Belize, eating grass vegetation and searching for water. A nearby sinkhole may have promised relief, but the creature probably fell in and never came out. In 2014, divers discovered the remains of this huge sloth, buried in a mud shelf in a sinkhole (70 feet) …

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New Mars images show the ancient waterways of the red planet

Mars, as we know it today, is a dusty, dry rock ball with a bit of ice here and there. However, things were very different a long time ago. Through various missions of NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA), we have known for some time that Mars once had a great deal of water on the surface. A new …

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