NASA showed images of the Martian snow

Scientists have discovered how the surface of the red planet.

У NASA показали знімки марсіанського снігу

Interplanetary station Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) captured the Martian surface. Scientists have discovered how the surface of the red planet in the first days of June.

According to the astrophysicists, early in the summer Mars is freed from large deposits of ice. As a result, the dunes are only small patches of snow, informs Rus.Media science and technology.

New discovery made with interplanetary station Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (Mars reconnaissance satellite). The apparatus is designed to study the fourth planet of the Solar system. Space satellite launched in 2005.

У NASA показали знімки марсіанського снігу

MRO is equipped with a unique instrument for analysis of ice topography, minerals and stratigraphy on Mars. Experts believe that the data on meteorology and the surface will help to choose landing areas on the planet.

Scientists hope that in the near future, space agencies will be able to learn more about Mars and the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter will send to Earth new images of the surface of the object.

We will remind, in February on Mars discovered perchloric acid.

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