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Marvelous Mars meteorites

Credit: NASA/Johnson Space Center's Meteorite Processing Laboratory
Less than 1 percent of meteorites found on Earth come from Mars. About 60 have been found. These rare rocks tell us what the Red Planet was like billion of years ago.
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