Phobos — an asteroid masquerading as a moon of Mars?

Zoe Morland, a PhD student in The School of Physical Sciences, looks at Phobos — one of Mars’ moons and how space agencies are going to investigate its composition.

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Scientists wonder whether life once existed on Mars. If it did then they hope that it left behind so-called ‘biomarkers’ of its existence on the surface.

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