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LITA Field Testing 2015, Day 4 (March 31)

Due to the recent rains, the shipping delivery of the Zoe rover and LITA drill has been delayed until tomorrow. Today, the LITA team drove west towards the Andes to collect samples for the Signs of Life Detector (SOLID) instrument, … Continue »

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LITA Field Testing 2015, Day 2 (March 29)

The Atacama Desert is the driest non-polar desert in the world, and it was chosen as the location for the LITA project because its dryness provides a Martian analogue on Earth. Despite the region’s history of little rainfall, rain fell … Continue »

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