Footsteps to Mars: Was the 'Desert World' Once an ‘Ocean Planet’?

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NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden has often observed that humans are closer to their first mission to Mars than ever before in history. In this current series of Hangout discussions, we will hear from experts on robotic exploration of the Red Planet, eventually leading to human exploration.

Join Tony Darnell, Harley Thronson and Alberto Conti as they discuss with Ali Bramson (University of Arizona) and Jon Bapst (University of Arizona) what is known about water currently on Mars and what is the likely history of this critically important constituent.

Link to HiRISE Images discussed in the hangout:
http://www.uahirise.org/sim/science-2011-aug-4.php

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