Curiosity Rover May Have Stumbled Upon Fossilized Life on Mars

January 7, 2015 7:22 PM

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Although the fossilized traces of life discovered on Mars by NASA’s Curiosity Rover do not refer to solid proof like bones, Nora Noffke, a geobiologists, claims that some of the rock formations photographed on the Red Planet show structural similarities with the ones known to be responsible for the formation of life on our planet.

Noffke made these statements after seeing a photo taken by the Curiosity Rover at the Gillespie Lake outcrop, located in the Yellowknife Bay area that’s around the Gale Crater. Noffke said that, theoretically, that would have been a perfect place for Martian life forms. Previously, the Rover has pro...

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