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Mars contamination fear could divert Curiosity rover
Wed Sep 7, 2016 5:08am
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Dark streaks indicating water seeping from the red planetís hillsides could be examined by Curiosity but there is a risk of spreading earth microbes whilst doing so:

Mars contamination fear could divert Curiosity rover

    • StreaklessJim, Sun Sep 11 3:10am
      No streaks at Gale Crater. Why would they land at a crater with streaks if they are avoiding all water. They didn't.
      • Gale Crateralgorithms, Mon Sep 12 6:00am
        Jim, Gale Crater is almost 7,000 square miles in area, roughly the same size as Connecticut and Rhode Island combined. Given that, I don't think they were at all concerned about accidently getting... more
    • So close and yet so far away. It would be terrific if the little rover could get closer to these features.
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