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Images Offer Insight Into Martian History
2013-09-05 13:09:38

A new ESA image of Mars' Becquerel crater offers insights into the history of the Red Planet.

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2011-02-04 10:00:00

ESA’s Mars Express has returned new views of pedestal craters in the Red Planet’s eastern Arabia Terra.

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2008-12-04 17:50:00

Climate cycles persisting for millions of years on ancient Mars left a record of rhythmic patterns in thick stacks of sedimentary rock layers, revealed in three-dimensional detail by a telescopic camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

2008-09-27 09:00:17

By AARON MACKEY Mars may have had water coursing through its red soil for a billion years longer than scientists previously had thought, increasing the possibility that the planet could have supported life, research conducted by a Tucson-based institute shows.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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