Date: 4 weeks ago   Category: Space

NASA confirmed detection of methane on Mars


Gaz-biomarker can demonstrate signs of life on the Red planet. The space agency called tremendous opening of the Curiosity mars rover. NASA confirmed detection in the atmosphere of Mars of high content of methane that can demonstrate about existence of life on the planet. The corresponding statement was published on Sunday, June 23, on the website of the agency. "This week the NASA Curiosity mars rover made tremendous discovery: the most high content of methane for all the time of measurements within this mission − about 21 billion shares. One billion share means that if to take all volume of air on Mars, then one its billion part will be made by methane", − it is said in the statement. At the same time in NASA specified that though life of microorganisms is an important source of methane on Earth, however gas can appear as a result of interaction between stones and water. Also in specialists of the agency emphasized that Curiosity is not equipped with the equipment for definition of a source of origin of methane. Earlier the The New York Times newspaper reported that the mars rover found the high content of methane on the Red planet which can serve as gas biomarker. Let's remind, in June, 2018 NASA reported that Curiosity found molecules of organic compounds of unknown origin in rocks of Mars. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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