The Story of Fe-Saponite

Fe-Saponite is a mineral belonging to the Smectite group. This mineral is found dominantly in marine settings on Earth. The Smectite group minerals have also been reported from the surface of Mars. DOES THIS MEAN THERE IS/WAS WATER ON MARS?!!! As shown in this documentation, Fe-Saponite is reported at Bhuleshwar, a Ghat in the Deccan … Continue reading The Story of Fe-Saponite

Field Times

A field trip to Kankavli, Maharashtra- Dec 2015