Study Sheds New Light on Origins of Outflow Channels on Mars

Catastrophic floods generated 3.2 billion years ago by rapid groundwater outbursts scoured the Solar System’s largest flood channels on Mars. Based on NASA’s Viking Orbiter data analysis, it was hypothesized that this was caused by the release of water from a global aquifer. But a new study, led by Dr Alexis Rodriguez of the Planetary [...] —> Read More