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The first mineralogy experiments by the Mars Science Lab on board the Curiosity rover confirm the presence of basaltic minerals similar to those found on Earth at Mauna Kea volcano in Hawaii, according to research results published online today by the journal Science. Indiana University Bloomington geologist David Bish is the lead author of one […]

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IU Bloomington geologists David Bish and Juergen Schieber discuss their ongoing roles in NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity mission.

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