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Evidence of an Ocean That Existed On Mars

A NASA satellite has picked up evidence that an ocean of water existed on Mars that may have covered a third of the planet. The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has sent back images of what scientists think is a river delta, and a dried up ocean floor.A NASA satellite has picked up evidence that an ocean of water may have existed on Mars possibly covering a third of the planet. The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has sent back images of what scientists think is a river delta, and a dried up ocean floor. Mike Lamb, an assistant professor of geology at the California Institute of Technology said: “Scientists are finding a rich sedimentary record on Mars that is revealing its past environments, which include rain, flowing water, rivers, deltas and potentially oceans. Both the ancient environments on Mars and the planet's sedimentary archive of these environments are turning out to be surprisingly Earth-like.” Previous research on the planet’s surface crust content has also suggested th

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