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Life on Mars? Scientists confirm that Mars' Jezero Crater was full of organic materials

Interesting Engineering 24 Nov 2022
See Also. New Mars findings point to ancient alien life ... They used data from the SHERLOC instrument aboard the Perseverance rover to analyze rocks in the Jezero Crater and detect the fluorescence of specific organic compounds ... However, they would need to analyze similar rock samples in more detail here on Earth before making any firm conclusions ... .

Mars' Jezero Crater Was Definitely A Lake And Was Full Of Organic Material

IFL Science 23 Nov 2022
In a series of papers, teams working with the Perseverance suite of instruments have found igneous rocks in the floor of Jezero Crater ... The instrument was able to detect the fluorescence of specific organic compounds such as carbonates in the olivine-rich rocks studied.Related Stories.

Family's casual tourist photo shows hidden danger lurking at notorious river crossing - and how ...

The Daily Mail 23 Nov 2022
It wasn't long before the Stupka family spotted a crocodile swimming against the rocks but it quickly vanished by camouflaging itself in the surrounding trees and water ... 'The photo was taken to show the kids the crocodile hiding among the rocks as they couldn't pinpoint it,' Nat told Yahoo News.

North Little Rock police investigating 2 homicides

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 22 Nov 2022
He was arrested on a second-degree murder charge and will be tried as an adult after being interviewed by detectives at the North Little Rock Justice Center, the release said.  ... North Little Rock police have asked that anyone with information about the stabbing call Detective Adam Williams at (501) 771-7167.

East Moline man charged with murder in relation to Rock Island shooting

Dispatch Argus 22 Nov 2022
in Rock Island ... Rock Island police officers found the wounded Lopez just before 8 p.m ... 18 in the 1300 Block of 3rd Avenue, according to a Rock Island Police Department news release ... Marshal’s Service on Monday, Rock Island detectives arrested Corion Thomas, 17, of East Moline, in Oklahoma City, Okla., the news release states.

Videos captured a fireball flashing across the Toronto skyline before it struck Earth near Niagara Falls

Yahoo Daily News 21 Nov 2022
The European Space Agency said such detection technology for small objects is improving ... The agency said while most asteroid collisions with Earth are only discovered after the fact from evidence like craters, the number of occasions in which a space rock is detected before it strikes is growing.

Four Oaks Chamber honors Officer Banks

The Daily Record - Dunn 21 Nov 2022
The Four Oaks Chamber of Commerce partnered with Ogi Designs to celebrate Four Oaks police Officer Aubrey Banks as the first recipient of the First Responders Rock program ... Michael Pritchett of Ogi Designs presents Four Oaks police Officer Aubrey Banks with a plaque honoring her in the First Responders Rock program.

Study shows Mars was once blue

The News International 20 Nov 2022
In 2007, NASA's twin rovers Spirit and Opportunity found evidence of water in rocks that broke Spirit's wheels ... Later an assessment confirmed that the lander had detected water vapour. Another rover, Curiosity was exploring the Martian surface in 2012 when it studied rocks that had ...

Little Rock man facing 10-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to child porn charge

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 18 Nov 2022
A Little >Rock man is facing up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty Tuesday morning before a federal judge to possession of child pornography ... Bryant said the next day, Little Rock police detective Amber Kalmer obtained a search warrant for the phone and discovered more than 50 images and videos store on the phone's SD card.

White County man sentenced to 25 years in prison on child porn charge

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 18 Nov 2022
In April 2019, police in Allen, Texas, notified the Little Rock ... She said on April 12, 2019, Little Rock police detective Amber Kalmer was notified by police in Allen, Texas, that they had discovered messages and images implicating Sweat while searching the Texas man's cellphone.

Researchers develop a new method for analyzing rock glaciers

Phys Dot Org 17 Nov 2022
Standing on a rock glacier is what Tyler Meng imagines it would be like to stand on the surface of Mars ... Rock glaciers are so named because unlike pure ice glaciers, they are a mix of frozen water, sand and rocks ... Other scientists also recognized rock glaciers on Mars by their wrinkled putty-like flow pattern, even before radar data detected them.

Drones are very effective for rescue teams

Iceland Monitor 17 Nov 2022
Using thermal-cameras can be useful because they detect signs of life ...

Bond set at $1 million for Pine Bluff man charged in Memorial Day shooting death of young girl

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 16 Nov 2022
Police have video of the 19-year-old Bryant man accused of fatally shooting a 7-year-old girl near the Little Rock Zoo talking about exchanging gunfire with the girl's uncle, the man driving the car when Chloe Alexander was killed Memorial Day weekend ... Little Rock detective Roy Williams outlined the case against Daniels at Monday's hearing.

Millennial Discovers Additional Vent Systems and Significantly Expands Mineralized Footprint at Wildcat Project

Victoria Advocate 16 Nov 2022
Soil anomalies detected grades up to 0.23 g/t oxide Au and rock chip samples returned grades up to 7.70 g/t oxide Au, indicating the presence of mineralization.Millennial expects to drill test the new targets in 2023/2024 once the Exploration Plan of Operations (PoO) has been ...

A terrorist with a work permit attacks economic cooperation

Cleveland Jewish News 16 Nov 2022
A decrease in the number of simpler attacks such as fire-bombings and rock-throwing was also recorded recently, an IDF source told JNS on Tuesday while noting that detecting an unorganized lone attacker like Souf is a serious intelligence challenge ... “It is up to the Palestinians whether they will lead normative lives.” ... It’s an intifada ... .

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