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Martian Soil in 3-D
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Martian Soil in 3-D

January 17, 2004
This image taken by the microscopic imager on the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit shows the powdery soil of Mars in 3-D. It is the sharpest look yet at the surface of another planet. The microscopic imager is located on the rover's instrument deployment device, or arm.


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