acebauer (acebauer) wrote,

The red planet?

Check out these beautiful images from Mars. (Click on the photos for more information.)

This is from inside an impact crater:

Inside impact crater on Mars

Here’s a potential landing site for future missions:

Mars landing site

Here’s an image from an old volcano:

Mars volcano

And now, some frost covered dunes:

Frost coverd dunes on Mars

You can see many more gorgeous images from Mars at HIRISE, the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment from the Department of Planetary Sciences, Lunar and Planetary Observatory at the University of Arizona. (Here’s the link to their catalog of photos. )
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