Jan 10

MRO/HiRISE Studies of Mars

Source: HiRISE

Martian landforms shaped by winds, water, lava flow, seasonal icing and other forces are analyzed in 21 journal reports based on data from a camera orbiting Mars.

Juventae Chasma in the Valles Marineris region of Mars.
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona

The research in a January special issue of Icarus testifies to the diversity of the planet being examined by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. (read more)

Icarus -Volume 205, Issue 1, Pages 1-320 (January 2010)

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