Scientists Finding Strange Life Forms in Great Salt Lake KSL-TV

A consortium of scientists, including a Utah biologist, say some weird creatures found in the Great Salt Lake might help unravel some of the mysteries on Mars. Though the Great Salt Lake is a dead sea – drying up even more this year from years of drought – it’s far from dead. On the northern arm of the lake microbiologists from Westminster College in Salt Lake have been taking samples of water.