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J. Brian Balta

Brian Balta

J. Brian Balta

J. Brian Balta is a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Tennessee specializing in the chemistry of meteorites and the geochemical history of Mars. He received his Ph.D. from Caltech in 2010, and is an active writer for the pages The Earth Story and The Universe:

https://www.facebook.com/TheEarthStory

https://www.facebook.com/AstrophysicsAndAstronomy

https://twitter.com/theearthstory

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Will We Finally Rove Mawrth Vallis?

April 10, 2014

Mawrth Vallis was axed as a landing site for Curiosity, but will we get a chance to explore it with ESA's ExoMars rover?

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