Study: Soil Chemistry, UV Radiation Pose Hurdles To Martian Life

Credit: Mars: NASA
Combinations of soil-borne chemistry and ultraviolet radiation from the Sun could be significant barriers to Martian organic activity and habitability, researchers’ findings show. The findings were made by a pair of researchers at the U.K. Center for Astrobiology at the University of Edinburgh in...

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