Oceans on ancient Mars arose from the hydrogen of the greenhouse effect

MarsOceans of liquid water existed on the surface of Mars in ancient times, can occur on the red planet through the greenhouse effect induced by high concentration of hydrogen in the atmosphere, say scientists in a paper published in the journal Nature.

It is considered that on the surface of Mars in ancient times there were oceans and rivers of liquid water. The red planet is too small to hold the dense atmosphere, causing the water slowly evaporate into space along with the air of Mars. Continue reading “Oceans on ancient Mars arose from the hydrogen of the greenhouse effect”