Prepare your instruments and look up to the sky!
Lets celebrates the 13th year anniversary of the landing of Opportunity on Mars.
January would not be so exciting if it weren’t for the two times we can see a close encounter between the Moon, Venus, and Mars. Also visible this month are Jupiter, Saturn, and maybe Mercury.
Mars is a world of extremes. This unassuming red world is home to the largest and tallest volcanoes in the entire solar system. In fact, it’s not even a close contest, with Olympus Mons rising 22 kilometers above the surrounding plains. More than twice as tall as Mount Everest. How did Mars get such big volcanoes? And how active is the planet today
Billions of years ago Mars was a vastly different world. Let’s explore the story of geology on Mars.
A story of 40 years Mars Exploration since Viking