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Life on Mars?

Scientists are trying to determine if methane in the Martian atmosphere came from living organisms

We Are Star Stuff

A large asteroid could destroy all life on earth. But a “rain” of extraterrestrial debris long ago may have led to the conditions that started it, says a U of T geologist

From Earth to the Moon

NASA selects geology professor to help analyze data from the Lunar Reconaissance Orbiter

Deep Sea Excitement

There is still no machinery for sea floor mining, but the technology exists

Cosmic Collision

Huge meteorite pierced Earth’s upper crust

Darlene Lim

Researcher aims to determine whether lakes once existed on Mars

A Gas from the Past

Geochemist discovers gases that may have been present on Earth before the origin of life

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