Monday, October 3, 2016
New Mars images
Two Web sites featured some new images taken from orbit of Mars. The first one has a good explanation of why there is an optimum time to get high-resolution images from the Mars Reconnaisance Orbiter, which continues to work in Martian orbit since arriving there over a decade ago. Sometimes NASA builds 'em right.
NASA just released 1000 new images from Mars
NASA's Newly Released Images of Mars Are the Next Best Thing to Space Travel
Here are two pictures of dunes in Nirgal Vallis:
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