left is a picture of just that a
Taken by pathfinder on August 1-2 during one of it's missions. For the
and data visit the Pathfinder
by clicking on the picture to the left.
Above is a surface
view taking by
during the summer of
click picture to view full screen.
RED ZONE MARS FACTS
The average recorded temperature on Mars is -63° C (-81° F).
The atmosphere is composed of 95.32% Carbon Dioxide (CO2).
The Oxygen content only accounts for 0.13% of the red
The diameter of Mars is approximately 6794 kilometers (4219 miles), compared
with Earth's diameter of (12,763 km / 7926 mi).
The comparison between a Martian day and an earth day are astoundingly
close, the Martian day being (24 hours and 37 minutes).
A Martian year is nearly twice as long as an Earth year (687 days).
Mars has two moons Diemos and Phobos both moons are heavily cratered and
porous from meteor collisions.
LIFE ON MARS? The following segment will focus
on the question of life on mars and extraterrestrial life in general .
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SIGHTINGS column and Audio Net's Sightings
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the forum page... click here. THE RUINED CITY. Can
you see what looks like a face in the upper right-hand corner of this image?
Some people believe that this image
represents proof of a past culture in this region (Cydonia region) it has
also been said
that this may be a ruined city and that some of the landmarks
could be pyramids, So to the right of
this image i have added links to enlargements of these landmarks. for more
on this topic visit
Ruined City of Cydonia ... click here.
1976 the Untied States sent viking spacecraft to Mars.
relayed scores of images from the surface of the red planet but one stands
out. The Face as it has come to be called is that image. The image contained
eroded mountainous terrain and various landmarks a few of which had certain
recognizable features . April 5, 1998 - Mars Global Surveyor acquired a
high-resolution 4.4 km x 41.5 km swath of the Cydonia Mense region of Mars,
including the feature known as the "Face on Mars" .
for the late
braking news on Mars and other related topics and non related for that
matter. We will try to keep this segment fresh and up to date with the
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