- My Modern Met - Madeleine Muzdakis
Mars is known as the “Red Planet” for its rusty color—the result of the iron content in the soil. However, like Earth, the planet has polar regions and active weather patterns in its thin atmosphere. has...
- By Nerdist
Perseverance has only just begun its exploration of Mars, yet NASA‘s latest rover has already provided stunning photos and videos of our celestial neighbor. We (hopefully) have many years of great images and footage to look forward to. However, the the space agency’s most recent picture of the Red Planet, which is one of the best we’ve ever seen, is much older. It’s a composite image based on photos taken between 2002 to 2004. It shows off the different temperatures of Mars’s surface.