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Mars shows signs of recent activity

Carbon dioxide measurements suggest liquid water and volcanoes in past 100 million years

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3:27pm, September 9, 2010

New evidence suggests that Mars was much more active in the relatively recent past, with volcanoes erupting and water flowing on its surface within the past 100 million years.

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