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Proposed NASA mission could help scientists lay hands on Martian soil  Mar 10, 1:21 pm
Washington, March 10 (ANI): A team at NASA believes that they can procure Martian soil cost effectively by 2022 by relying on commercial spaceflight provider SpaceX for a little help.
Curiosity finds 'complex chemistry' within Martian soil  Dec 4, 10:31 am
Washington, December 4 (ANI): NASA's Mars Curiosity rover has, for the first time, used its full array of instruments to analyze Martian soil and found a complex chemistry within the Martian soil.
Curiosity takes Mars dust bath for second time  Oct 16, 9:48 am
Washington, October 16 (ANI): NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has taken second scoop of Martian soil using its instrument - 'Collection and Handling for In-Situ Martian Rock Analysis' (CHIMRA).
Curiosity set to scoop up Martian soil  Oct 5, 10:12 am
Washington, October 5 (ANI): NASA's Curiosity rover is now stationed at a place on Mars where it will take its first scoop of soil for analysis.
Chemcam sends digital 'thumbs up' to Earth after Curiosity Mars landing  Aug 9, 11:50 am
Washington, August 9 (ANI): The Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover ChemCam team got a digital thumbs up about the operational readiness of their instrument just hours after the rover landed on Martian soil late Sunday evening.
Proposed fleet of probes to determine if life really exists on Mars  Apr 24, 12:47 pm
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Astrobiologists are calling for a mission to Mars with "a strong and comprehensive life detection component."
Perchlorate found in Martian soil does not rule out life on Mars  Aug 19, 2:49 pm
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): Scientists had previously suggested that soil examined by NASA's Viking Mars landers in 1976 might have contained carbon-based chemical building blocks of life.