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Mars Snowflakes: Dust Wrapped in Carbon Dioxide

A new study is reporting that Mars has snowflakes. They are about the diameter of human red blood cells and are composed of Carbon Dioxide attached to a spec of dust. The discovery was found after researchers analyzed data from spacecraft [The Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) and the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)] orbiting the red planet, finding that not only …

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