Mars Needs Urine Samples Too

Phoenix landing: Coping with Mars time, Nature

"In the toilets at the Science Operations Center, there are bags containing vials and plastic jugs. A sign above the bags warns: "Do not throw these away!" It is part of an experiment within an experiment. Phoenix scientists are going to sample Mars' ice; Walter Sipes is going to sample the Phoenix scientists' urine -- as a way of assessing their body clocks."

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