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Debate over life in Mars rock rekindles

1:40pm, March 8, 2001

Two recent studies have enlivened the argument that an ancient meteorite contains fossils of bacteria from Mars. But several scientists say the reports fall short of proving that the Mars rock, ALH84001, harbors biological remains.

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