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2008-02-05 13:00:00

Mars is about to come into 3D focus as never before, thanks to the data from the Mars Express High Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC). A new high-resolution Digital Terrain Model data set that is about to be released onto the Internet, will allow researchers to obtain new information about the Red Planet in 3D. Digital Terrain Models (DTMs) allow scientists to "Ëœstand' on planetary surfaces. Although ordinary images can give spectacular bird's-eye views, they can only convey part of...