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But in the new study, researchers found exactly those chemicals when they added some perchlorate to desert soil from Chile and baked it in the same manner as the Viking tests. Atacama desert soil is thought to closely resemble Martian soil and is known to contain organic compounds. "Our results suggest that not only organics, but also perchlorate, may have been present in the soil at both Viking landing sites," said the study's lead author, Rafael Navarro-González of the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico City.
At least you recognize it's organic compounds there but you deliberately altered the title of the article in your thread title calling it "life" instead of "organic material":
Originally posted by zcflint05
More "hints" from Never A Straight Answer that we have found organic compounds on Mars
Even if Mars never had life, it probably should have some organics, simply because of the number of meteorites that contain them.