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gopal valsan

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Introducing/Seeding life in mars

Could we seed life into mars, a lot is known regarding the martian atmosphere and environment. Would it be possible to send samples of lifeforms from earth to mars.

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  • Apr 28 2011: i am sure they could easily setup a controlled biosphere (so that we stiil keep mars pristine) to study if life on earth can adapt to conditions on mars. i sometimes wonder if any spores/virus/bacteria could have hitched a ride on some of the previous probes that have been sent there.
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      Apr 29 2011: That is a major concern, and I remember reading somewhere that that might of happend.

      I know, that's a great reference right? haha

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