Does The Famous Martian Meteorite Really Point To Life?

It is fitting that the Antarctic-recovered Martian meteorite, ALH84001, is potato-shaped. After years of argument, the “Mars rock” continues to be just that — a scientific hot potato. The inside story is that the meteorite may contain evidence of ancient life on the Red Planet. Trying to anchor that belief in a sea of skepticism remains a daunting and challenging, but dutiful task for those making the assertion.