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Today in 1996, David S. McKay, on behalf of NASA, claimed to have found evidence of life on the Martian ALH84001 meteorite. ALH84001 was discovered in Allan Hills, Antarctica on December 27, 1984. It is thought to be over 4 billion years old, making it one of the oldest Martian meteorites to be discovered. As […]
Today in 1911, a martian meteorite crashed near the El Nakhla El Bahariya village in Egypt. The dubbed “Nakhla” meteorite was the first to suggest the presence of water on Mars. It also showed circumstantial evidence that life could possibly exist, but nothing factual.   Image Credit: Wikipedia