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Article ID: 696373

Methane-Producing Microbial Communities Found in Fracking Wells

Ohio State University

New research has uncovered the genetic details of microbes found in fracking wells. Not only do a wide array of bacteria and viruses thrive in these crevices created by hydraulic fracturing – they also have the power to produce methane, according to a study led by scientists at The Ohio State University and published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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20-Jun-2018 2:00 PM EDT
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Article ID: 696282

Studying Mars on Earth: Planetary scientist conducting astrobiological research in Mojave Desert

Northern Arizona University

Northern Arizona University assistant professor Christopher Edwards was recently awarded a $1.2 million grant from NASA to understand the habitability of Mars by studying extreme, Mars-like environments on Earth.

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18-Jun-2018 5:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 696275

Studying Mars on Earth: Planetary scientist conducting astrobiological research in Mojave Desert

Northern Arizona University

Christopher Edwards received a $1.2 million grant from the PSTAR program to explore extreme environments on Earth for habitability and biosignatures, which can allow scientists to predict what to look for in space missions.

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18-Jun-2018 5:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 696149

Martian Dust Storms Ravage Rovers, Impact Future Mission Models

Cornell University

Don Banfield, a senior research associate specializing in planetary sciences at Cornell University, monitors dust storms and atmospheric science on the red planet. He says it's important to consider the risks associated with dust storms, like the one that has silenced the Opportunity rover, when designing future missions to Mars.

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14-Jun-2018 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 695823

Mars Researcher Available to Discuss NASA's Curiosity Rover Discovering Methane, Organic Material on Mars

Northern Arizona University

Mark Salvatore, who studied the surface of the Red Planet, also is part of a team that collaborates with scientists, engineers and NASA's rover operations to guide the Curiosity around Mars.

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7-Jun-2018 7:05 PM EDT

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