<soil science geek>Hold on there, doc. You're forgetting that the soil in our back yards is teaming with organic matter, which the martian soil most assuredly is not.</soil science geek>“The sort of soil you have there is the type of soil you’d probably have in your backyard.”
Next Reds manager, second shooter. --Confirmed on Redszone.
Gee, you'd think Mars would be a very warm place due to all that global warming...The oven experiment also found carbon dioxide vapors, not surprising because the planet’s thin atmosphere is primarily carbon dioxide.
Hold it. An experiment found carbon dioxide vapors on a planet that has an atmosphere comprised largely of carbon dioxide? That's a front-page story right there.
We've known for quite some time that CO2 levels have been increasing on Mars. (It's all the manufacturing and SUVs...)
Did the soil have any trans fats?
"panic" only comes from having real expectations