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Scientists probe fresh Martian meteorite 

Rock holds clues to Red Planet’s atmosphere and surface conditions

4:56pm, October 11, 2012

A meteorite that streaked to Earth in a blazing fireball over the Moroccan desert is one of the freshest samples of the Red Planet’s surface and atmosphere that scientists have ever seen.

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