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Mars Meteorite

Tiny Space Rock Stirs Big Debate Over Life On Mars

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 12.03.2014 | Science

An international team of researchers say they've found evidence of biological activity inside a meteorite that fell to Earth from Mars three years ago...

Weird Structure Discovered Inside Meteorite

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 08.26.2014 | Science

Scientists have found a strange structure resembling a microbial cell inside a Martian meteorite, but they're not claiming that it's evidence of Red...

Weird Rock Renews Debate Over Life On Mars

Space.com | Megan Gannon | Posted 02.28.2014 | Science

The discovery of tiny carbon-rich balls and tunnels inside a Martian meteorite has once again raised the possibility that the Red Planet was teeming w...

Desert Discovery Reveals Secrets Of Mars' Distant Past

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 11.21.2013 | Science

A meteorite found last year in the Sahara Desert is likely the first recognized piece of ancient Martian crust, a new study reports. The Mars meteor...

Strange Space Rock Reveals How Planet Lost Atmosphere

Space.com | Becky Oskin | Posted 10.23.2013 | Science

The atmosphere of Mars may not have escaped into space billions of years ago, scientists say. Instead, the bulk of Mars' carbon dioxide gas could be l...

Meteorite Riddle May Have Been Solved

Space.com | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 07.25.2013 | Science

The riddle of the age of meteorites from Mars might now be solved, with researchers finding these rocks from the Red Planet might not be billions of ...

Planet's Surface May Have Harbored Key Building Block For Life

Space.com | Megan Gannon | Posted 06.12.2013 | Science

At a time when life as we know it was just getting its start on Earth, Martian clay may have harbored a key component for one of life's molecular bu...

Weird Desert Rock Reveals Its Secrets

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 03.05.2013 | Science

LOS ANGELES — Scientists are abuzz about a coal-colored rock from Mars that landed in the Sahara desert: A yearlong analysis revealed it's quite...

How A Martian Meteorite Rocked The World

Posted 10.14.2012 | Science

By: Wynne Parry, LiveScience Contributor Published: 10/13/2012 10:53 AM EDT on LiveScience On July 18, 2011, at 2 a.m. local time, nomads living...