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  • NASA's HiRISE Camera Captures Close-Up of Mars's Enormous Canyon

    NASA's HiRISE Camera Captures Close-Up of Mars's Enormous Canyon

    7 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Researchers with the University of Arizona have released a new close-up image of Mars's giant canyon that was taken with NASA's HiRISE camera which sits onboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. These images were captured in an attempt to ascertain the origins of the canyon.
    The Valles Marineris canyon on Mars is roughly ten times longer and five times deeper than the Grand Canyon found here on Earth, which makes it the largest canyon in the entire Solar System. While this is impressive, scientists have been unsure of how the canyon formed and have been using the HiRISE camera to capture...
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