About Visual AstronomyCustom Telescope ModsTips & TricksNewsObservationsRSS FeedContact

Friday, August 1, 2008

Phoenix Finds Water on Mars


It's official: there is water on Mars! Phoenix's TEGA oven has separated water from Martian soil, and detected it using its specialized sensors. When Phoenix dug the sample from the Martian soil, it hit a layer of frozen soil about 2 inches into the ground. The soil then froze into the scoop several times, complicating attempts to get the sample into the TEGA oven. This is excellent news, the news scientists have been waiting on for decades. This discovery proves once and for all that at one time there was water on Mars, and still is (although it is frozen).

The Phoenix mission has been extended until September 30, 2008, in hopes of more discoveries like this. Future Phoenix experiments will determine if the water ever melts, perhaps during a Martian summer. Phoenix is currently doing very well, and if NASA is lucky, will live as long as Spirit and Opportunity.

360* Panoramic image courtesy of: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University Arizona/Texas A&M University.

Clear skies!

16 comments:

Zheng junxai5 said...

zhengjx20160715
nike store
michael kors handbags
toms shoes
coach outlet online
tory burch outlet online
kobe shoes 11
nike sb dunks
oakley sunglasses
celine bags
jordan retro 13
jordan 11
ray ban outlet
louis vuitton outlet
christian louboutin shoes
nike blazers shoes
cheap jordans
louis vuitton outlet
michael kors outlet clearance
retro 11
cheap toms shoes
kate spade
replica rolex watches
adidas stan smith
jordan shoes
coach factory outlet online
coach factory outlet
kd 7 shoes
ralph lauren polo
adidas outlet store
michael kors outlet
michael kors purses
kate spade outlet
coach outlet store online clearances
louis vuitton purses
lebron james shoes 13
nike roshe run
celine bags
louis vuitton outlet stores
coach outlet store online clearances
ray ban sunglasses

Rudy Lay said...

Super website with a great sharing and amazing stories is ur web.. please keep doing what u do now.. thanks to you.
Togel Online Singapore

Togel Online Hongkong

Bandar Togel Singapore

Bandar Togel

Togel Online Terpercaya

Bandar Togel Online Terpercaya

Togel Online

Agen Togel Online Terpercaya

Agen Togel Online

agen togel

agen togel indonesia

togel sgp

daftar togel online

Togel Online terbesar

bandar Togel Online

Rudy Lay said...

Super website with a great sha and amazing stories is ur web.. please keep doing what u do now.. thanks to you.
Agen Bandarq

Agen Domino99

Domino Online

Agen Poker

Bandar Domino99

Rudy Lay said...

Super website with a great sha and amazing stories is ur web.. please keep doing what u do now.. thanks to you.
Agen Bandarq
Agen Domino99
Domino Online
Agen Poker
Bandar Domino99

Rudy Lay said...

She told me she just didn’t see herself as a leader and didn’t realize that other people at the school saw her as a leader as well
Togel Online Singapore
Togel Online Hongkong
Bandar Togel Singapore
Bandar Togel
Togel Online Terpercaya
Bandar Togel Online Terpercaya
Togel Online
Agen Togel Online Hanoi
Agen Togel Online
Togel Online Cambodia

Kame Hame Ha said...

Thanks for your post! it contains quite a lot of things to learn! it's great that I known this site!

cinemaindo
layarkaca21
DAFTARPOKER
BandarQ
BandarPoker
Bandar Kiu
Agen QQ

Rudy Lay said...

Super website with a great sharing and amazing stories is ur web.. please keep doing what u do now.. thanks to you.
Togel Online Singapore
Togel Online Hongkong
Bandar Togel Singapore
Bandar Togel
Togel Online Terpercaya
Bandar Togel Online Terpercaya
Togel Online
Agen Togel Online Terpercaya
Agen Togel Online
agen togel
agen togel indonesia
togel sgp
daftar togel online
Togel Online terbesar
bandar Togel Online

alice asd said...

michael kors handbags
chicago bears jerseys
nike huarache
michael kors outlet
jets jersey
texans jerseys
steelers jerseys
nike outlet
ugg boots
fitflops

Valencia Leerant said...

togel singapura


Nice Post

Pervez Joarder said...

I really thank you for the valuable info on this great subject and look forward to more great posts. Thanks a lot for enjoying this beauty article with me. I am appreciating it very much. Looking forward to another great article. Click here Cash Advance Good luck to the author! All the best!

julita wijaya said...

bandar togel
Agen togel
togel online
togel online terpercaya
buku mimpi togel
bandar togel terpercaya
main togel

王炸 said...

The last thing you need is to buy a Michael Kors Handbags Clearance that you will hate within a few days or even months. A good quality Michael Kors Outlet Store is something that you can own and love for years. The first thing you should do is to determine what you want in a Michael Kors Handbags On Sale. List the features you are looking for so that you can narrow your choices. Are you looking for a Michael Kors Bags On Sale for special occasions or one that you will carry to the office? Designer Michael Kors Factory Outlet come in many styles and sizes, and you can get exactly what you need for any occasion. A budget will help you to know your limit as you look through different Michael Kors Bags Outlet. When you decide right off the bat what you can afford to spend, you will not waste time looking at Michael Kors Outlet Online that you cannot afford. The best way to make sure that you get a good quality Michael Kors Handbags Outlet is by sticking to well-known brands. You might spend more for these brands, but you will end up with a Michael Kors Outlet Online that you will love for years.It is a good idea to look for Michael Kors Bags Outlet in classic styles.

linlin huang said...

Michael Kors Handbags On Sale,
You can find Michael Kors handbags in many department stores around the country.
Michael Kors Purses Outlet,
They are being seen all over the place.
Michael Kors Bags On Sale,
There are so many fabulous handbags to fall in love with.
MK Handbags,
To find these amazing handbags you can also shop online for all your Michael Kors products.

michael kors said...

Uno de los estilos más populares hechos por mk hoy es el Bolsos Michael Kors Rebajas. El Bolsos Michael Kors Baratos es un estilo clásico y funcional que las mujeres aman. Bolsas Michael Kors Outlet de materiales de calidad con artesanía detallada. Con todas estas ventajas, no es de extrañar que los bolsos michael kors baratos sean tan populares. Este bolsos michael kors rebajas es un bolso estilo embrague que es más tradicional en su diseño.

Denna MK Väska kan bära böcker om du är en student och alla dina hemma arbeten om du har gått in i arbetslivet. Michael Kors Väska Rea gör också en påse stil väska och en swing stil. Väskor Michael Kors Rea har utökat sin linje för att inkludera en mängd tillbehör som inkluderar plånböcker, nyckelkedjor, kortväskor, checkbooköverdrag och kameratäckar. michael kors väska rea erbjuder också en fransk handväska och mini plånbok. michael kors väska har blivit känd som en kvalitetsdesigner som tillverkar en kvalitetsprodukt.

Posséder un Longchamp Soldes Destockage n'est pas simplement une déclaration de mode. Toute femme intéressée par la qualité, la fonctionnalité et l’accessibilité financière devrait envisager un Sac Longchamp Bandouliere. Sac A Main Pas Cher, l’une des gammes de sacs à main et d’accessoires les plus populaires sur le marché à ce jour, propose une vaste gamme de produits longchamp soldes destockage. Puisque longchamp est si populaire, les sac longchamp pas cher sont souvent copiés.

michael kors said...

Ray Ban Sunglasses Sale Uk are prepping for that fashionable holiday.
Ray Ban Sale Uk are in the savvy eye of the stylish beholder.
Ray Ban Sunglasses Sale Uk are much cheaper than you would pay in a regular store.
Sunglasses UK meant for women are slightly different from men' varieties, so when you are choosing sun glasses for the women, you should keep in mind certain factors.
Oakley Sunglasses Sale are very functional and known as spy sunglasses, because they are meant for recording videos and images.
Cheap Oakley Sunglasses also offer polarization feature of the lens.

Fajartoto | Bandar Togel Terpercaya said...

I like to read your article because it really helps me. Thank you for sharing this post with us.
Togel Online
Agen Togel

Post a Comment