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Zoom-in on Mars: Detailed Image Analysis Sheds Light on Planet's Ancient Past

A satellite orbiting Mars has captured the best-ever images of a gigantic "scar" carved across the Red Planet's surface. The dark ravine, which is accompanied by unusual zebra-like stripes, is likely the result of extreme volcanic activity millions of years ago.

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Zoom-in on Mars: Detailed Image Analysis Sheds Light on Planet's Ancient Past

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    Grand Canyon-size 'scar' on Mars revealed like never before in striking new satellite photos

    Grand Canyon-size 'scar' on Mars revealed like never before in striking new satellite photos

    New photos from the European Space Agency's Mars Express orbiter give us our best look yet at a giant ravine on the Red Planet. The dark "scar" was …

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