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NASA Scientist Develops New Aerodynamic Plane to Test Land on Mars

NASA has developed its first boomerang shaped aircraft to lan on Mars surface in its lookout for future landing sites on Mars, which will be sent later this year. The prototype spacecraft buillt with Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design called Prandtl-m will be launched from a high altitude of 100,000 feet altitude to replicate the surface conditions similar on the Red ...

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Not merely ice, Mars may have liquid water under surface: Study

The substance calcium perchlorate found in Mars soil that lowers the freezing point may have left the water under the surface in its liquid form still and may be present in very salty form as a brine, according to researchers. Perchlorate absorbs water vapor from the atmosphere and lowers the freezing temperature of water, indicating possible existence of transient liquid ...

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