Earth-Based Telescopes Search for Martian Water - Universe Today
Image credit: UKIRT Astronomers are searching for evidence of past water on Mars from the comfort of an observatory in Hawaii. They’re using the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope (UKIRT) to map the spectral signature given off of minerals on the Red Planet’s surface. They’re looking for minerals, such as hydrated clay, which would indicate the … Continue reading "Earth-Based Telescopes Search for Martian Water"