The Occupy Mars Learning Adventure

Training Jr. Astronauts, Scientists & Engineers

Studying the Chemistry on Mars: Barboza Space Center Student Tiger Teams Mission 42

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NASA Rover Finds Active, Ancient Organic Chemistry on Mars

This graphic shows key features of the Tunable Laser Spectrometer (TLS)
This graphic shows tenfold spiking in the abundance of methane in the Martian atmosphere surrounding NASA's Curiosity Mars rover
Data graphed here are examples from the Sample Analysis at Mars
Comparing 'Cumberland' with other samples analyzed by Curiosity
This illustration portrays some of the reasons why finding organic chemicals on Mars is challenging




Author: Kids Talk Radio Science and the Barboza Space Center

Bob Barboza is an educator, STEM and STEAM++ journalist, software designer and founder/director of the Barboza Space Center, Kids Talk Radio, and Super School Software. Contact:

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