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4-billion-year-old nitrogen-containing organic molecules discovered in Martian meteorites

1 May 2020, 15:16 UTC
4-billion-year-old nitrogen-containing organic molecules discovered in Martian meteorites NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell Univ./Arizona State Univ.
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Using advanced techniques, scientists have detected organic compounds containing nitrogen in Martian meteorites which were ejected from Mars' surface ~ 15 million years ago, proving that evidence for early life can be preserved and detected today

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