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Frozen piles of CO2 on Mars may trigger avalanches

October 30th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Images from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter have revealed that mysterious gullies are forming on Mars as a result of frozen carbon dioxide that's piling up on Martian dunes.The ... Read more...

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Carbon dioxide frost consigns Phoenix Mars Lander to history

May 25th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander has ended operations after carbon dioxide frost damaged the spacecraft's solar panels.Repeated attempts to contact the spacecraft were unsuccessful and a new image transmitted ... Read more...

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Scientists spot earth-like snowy avalanches near Mars north pole

November 8th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): A team of scientists has spotted strange Earth-like snowy avalanches near the north pole of Mars, while combing through images from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiters high resolution ... Read more...

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