Using dunes to interpret wind on Mars
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Using dunes to interpret wind on Mars

Dunes on Earth behave in a similar way to dunes of Mars. Mackenzie Day compares dunes on Earth and Mars to understand the movement of sand in wind in
New evidence supports idea that America's first civilization was made up of 'sophisticated' engineers
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New evidence supports idea that America's first civilization was made up of 'sophisticated' engineers

This illustration shows the main features of Poverty Point in northern Louisiana. The Mississippi River flood plain is shown in the green. Macon
Jezero Crater: Raised Ridges in 3D
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Jezero Crater: Raised Ridges in 3D

Astronomy Picture Of The Day Explore the cosmos Every day, a new image or photograph of the fascinating universe is presented along with a short
My favorite Martian image: Helicopter scouts ridge area for Perseverance
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My favorite Martian image: Helicopter scouts ridge area for Perseverance

This 3D view shows a geologic feature that Mars Perseverance rover teams calls Raised Ridges. It was created from data collected by Ingenuity on its
With 10th Flight, Ingenuity Has Flown More Than a Mile on Mars
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With 10th Flight, Ingenuity Has Flown More Than a Mile on Mars

NASA's Ingenuity helicopter flew its 10th mission to Mars successfully on Saturday. This brings its total distance to Mars to over a mile (roughly
NASA's Mars helicopter soars past 1-mile mark in 10th flight over Red Planet
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NASA's Mars helicopter soars past 1-mile mark in 10th flight over Red Planet

NASA's Mars helicopter Ingenuity flew its first mile on Mars. On Saturday, July 24, the small chopper crossed the 1-mile (1.6km) mark in its total