Water-rich Meteorite from Mars

Wednesday Apr 10, 2013

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New Mexicans for Science and Reason present Professor Carl Agee of UNM discussing his "Discovery of a New Unique Water-rich Meteorite from Mars."

April 10th, 2013 NMSR Meeting - Carl Agee "Water-rich Meteorite from Mars" Professor Agee of UNM will talk about "Discovery of a New Unique Water-rich Meteorite from Mars." Come hear about this exciting work, involving a martian meteorite found in Northwest Africa, NWA 7034. It formed 2.089 ± 0.081 billion years ago, during the early Amazonian epoch in Mars' geologic history. NWA 7034 has an order of magnitude more indigenous water than most SNC (shergottite, nakhlite, and chassignite) meteorites. Wednesday, April 10th, NM Museum of Natural History and Science, 7PM.