Martian Meteorite's organic materials origin not biological

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 19:10:55 GMT
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Washington DC (SPX) Jan 14, 2022 Organic molecules found in a meteorite that hurtled to Earth from...

Washington DC (SPX) Jan 14, 2022 Organic molecules found in a meteorite that hurtled to Earth from Mars were synthesized during interactions between water and rocks that occurred on the Red Planet about 4 billion years ago, according to new analysis led by Carnegie's Andrew Steele and published by Science. The meteorite, called Allan Hills (ALH) 84001, was discovered in the Antarctic in 1984 and is considered one of the o