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NASA Curiosity rover finds signs of brine on Mars

The Curiosity rover on Mars has found signs of brine — super salty water. "It's only a very small amount, and only during the planet's spring and winter months," CBC's Johanna Wagstaffe says of a new study's findings, which were recorded at the planet's Gale Crater.

Super salty water detected during spring and winter months

Scientists have been uncovering evidence for ancient Martian water in recent years, but now the Curiosity Rover may have found actual liquid water on the Mars surface - right now. CBC News meteorologist Johanna Wagstaffe has the details 2:34

The Curiosity rover on Mars has found signs of brine — super salty water.

"It's only a very small amount, and only during the planet's spring and winter months," CBC's Johanna Wagstaffe says of a new study's findings, which were recorded at the planet's Gale Crater.