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DNA Sequencing Microchip Tested For Trip To Mars
2013-07-09 11:11:13

Aiming to build a system that excavates the Red Planet’s surface for genetic material, a team of MIT engineers has just successfully put a DNA-sequencing microchip through rigorous radiation trials.

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2011-03-23 13:45:00

Planetary scientists claim that all life on Earth could be descended from organisms that originated on Mars which were carried over by meteorites.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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