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Is there life on Mars? [electronic resource].

Grupper, Jonathan. (Added Author). Ritsko, Alan J. (Added Author). Sanders, Jay O., 1953- (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 56 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: PBS , 2009.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Jay O. Sanders.
Summary, etc.: NASA's twin robot explorers, Spirit and Opportunity, have lasted for more than 4 years on Mars. And since May 25, 2008, they've had company: NASA's Phoenix probe, which dramatically "tasted" water ice on the planet in July. This NOVA showcases the latest scientific results from the rovers and Phoenix, which are poised to reveal provocative new clues in the tantalizing search for water and life on the Red Planet.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Mars (Planet)
Mars (Planet) > Exploration.
Mars (Planet) > Observations.
Mars (Planet) > Surface.
Mars (Planet) > Geology.

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