Earlier this week, the Mars Curiosity rover announced it found methane on Mars. Does this mean we're closer to finding life on another planet?
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Curiosity Detects Mysterious Methane Spikes on Mars
"A gas strongly associated with life on Earth has been detected again in the Martian atmosphere, opening a new chapter in a decade-old mystery about the on-again, off-again appearance of methane on Mars."
What Will Curiosity Come Up With Next?
"NASA's Mars rover Curiosity's discovery of organic compounds in the ground and plumes of methane in the air opens two potentially related investigations into whether or not the planet most like Earth in the solar system also hosted life."
Wait, There's More: Curiosity Confirms Organics on Mars
"NASA's rover Curiosity has found organic compounds on Mars, the first definitive proof of materials on the Red Planet that, on Earth, are building blocks for life."
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