First sign of life on Mars

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NASA’s Curiosity Rover has discovered the building blocks of life from a recently taken rock sample from an ancient lake bed in Mars. The basic elements of oxygen, hydrogen, nitrogen and sulphur were discovered, which would allow for simple life forms to have possibly existed once upon a time in Mars’ unfolding history.

Check out this ABC report. It comes with inbuilt 2 minute audio and photos.

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7 Comments on “First sign of life on Mars”

  1. Carrie Rubin says:

    Next to the soda can, there will probably be a disposable diaper that hasn’t yet biodegraded…

  2. It may be a sign of life, but it isn’t “intelligent life”. Another funny cartoon!


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