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Bringing Martian Streaks and Gullies Down to Earth

Science  30 Mar 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5820, pp. 1788
DOI: 10.1126/science.315.5820.1788a

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LEAGUE CITY, TEXAS-- At the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, held here from 12 to 16 March 2007, planetary geologists posited that if cold, dry Mars works the way the hyperarid and perennially frigid Dry Valleys of Antarctica do, martian streaks and gullies are both shaped by flowing water. (Read more.)