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Mars: December 2019


Keith's note: I was on Deutsche Welle TV today talking about the Mars 2020 rover mission and its implications for Astrobiology.

Researchers have created the first map of wind circulation in the upper atmosphere of a planet besides Earth, using data from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft that were collected during the last two years.

A new paper published in Geophysical Research Letters will help by providing a map of water ice believed to be as little as an inch (2.5 centimeters) below the surface.