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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1194410
Description: The search for life on Mars has relied on infrared spectroscopy from orbit and in situ rovers to detect chemical signals akin to those found within stromatolites on Earth. Carbonate and hydrothermally ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1072410
Description: It is not clear whether Mars once possessed active tectonics, yet the question is critical for understanding the thermal evolution of Mars, and the origin and longevity of its early dynamo. To address ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/262888
Description: A major change in Earth's geodynamics occurred ~3billionyears (Ga) ago, likely related to the onset of modern and continuous plate tectonics. However, the question of how Earth functioned prior to thi ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/20471
Description: Standard models for a warm, wet early Mars require a significant CO₂-H₂O atmosphere in the past. The source for these phases is assumed to be volcanic degassing. However, no consistent, dynamical mode ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/8528
Description: We present images of Mars obtained in the 2.0 µm CO₂ band with the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope (UKIRT). The images reveal topographic features of the Martian surface that are usually invisible i ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/21828
Description: Early ground-based observations recorded the visible Martian albedo, displaying variations due to surface composition and texture. However, the topography of Mars, including large-scale features such ... More
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1148753
Description: Rover missions to the rocky bodies of the Solar System and especially to Mars require light-weight, portable instruments that use minimal power, require no sample preparation, and provide suitably dia ... More
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Authors: Davies, P. C. W
Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/29407
Description: The hypothesis that life’s rapid appearance on Earth justifies the belief that life is widespread in the universe has been investigated mathematically by Lineweaver and Davis (Astrobiology 2002;2:293– ... More
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