SETI [ASTRO] New Evidence of Life on Mars?


Larry Klaes (lklaes@bbn.com)
Tue, 27 Jul 1999 14:57:11 -0400


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>New Evidence of Life on Mars?
>By Michael Ray Taylor, Discovery News Brief
>July 21, 1999
>
>New evidence of fossilized bacteria found in two Martian meteorites was
>presented Tuesday at an astrobiology conference in Denver.
>
>David McKay, co-leader of the NASA team that in 1996 claimed to have found
>fossilized life in a Martian meteorite, presented new images of purported
>Martian fossils, including the first ever taken with a traditional light
>microscope, during the conference's keynote speech.
>
>In March, team co-leader Everett Gibson revealed electron microscope images
>of purported fossilized bacteria in the Martian meteorites Nakhla and
>Shergotty.
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>Full story here:
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>http://www.discovery.com/news/archive/news990721/brief1.html
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