Wind at Work on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Wind is one of the most active forces shaping Mars’ surface in today’s climate. The wind has carved the features we call “yardangs,” one of many in this scene, and deposited sand on the floor of
A crater on Mars, observed by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter: “This impact crater appears relatively recent as it has a sharp rim and well-preserved ejecta, the material thrown out of the crater when.
Victoria Crater, an impact crater at Meridiani Planum, near the equator of Mars. The crater is approximately 800 meters (half a mile) in diameter. Image: High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) on Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, NASA
The Syrtis Major Volcanic Province - The Martian Surface Acquired by the High Resolution Stereo Camera on ESA’s Mars Express Satellite, this image depicts a detailed region of the Martian Nili Fossae Graben system. This system is an area of great.
This infographic depicts the suspenseful 7 minutes it takes for Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory) to get from the top of Mars' atmosphere to its surface. Represented are the Entry, Descent and Landing phases, often referred to simply as "EDL" by JPL.
Scientists Discover Clean Water Ice Just Below Mars' Surface
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