This photo by NASA’s Curiosity rover on Mars shows three meteorites on the Martian surface, the rover’s first space rock discoveries, found on May 25, 2014. The larger meteorite in the foreground is “Lebanon” (7 feet wide) and has a smaller companion, “Lebanon B”. The third meteorite, seen behind and to the right of Lebanon, is also 7 feet wide. 
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

This photo by NASA’s Curiosity rover on Mars shows three meteorites on the Martian surface, the rover’s first space rock discoveries, found on May 25, 2014. The larger meteorite in the foreground is “Lebanon” (7 feet wide) and has a smaller companion, “Lebanon B”. The third meteorite, seen behind and to the right of Lebanon, is also 7 feet wide. 

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

(Source: xaview)

abecat:

-Start sketching an environment
-Get caught up
-Never stop
-… there wasn’t enough there to begging with what are you doing?! STAHP! 
-…oh well post it on tumblr and try again! :B

abecat:

-Start sketching an environment

-Get caught up

-Never stop

-… there wasn’t enough there to begging with what are you doing?! STAHP! 

-…oh well post it on tumblr and try again! :B

macrocosmsofnebulae:

The Martian Anniversary Selfie Image Credit: NASA, JPL-Caltech, MSSS

macrocosmsofnebulae:

The Martian Anniversary Selfie 
Image Credit: NASAJPL-CaltechMSSS

beautifulmars-iceland:

Fegurð

(Source: thypale)

photorator:

Sunset on Mars x

photorator:

Sunset on Mars x

soul-in-the-machine:

Tutorial 003: Scifi vehicle illustration by janurschel
fishstickmonkey:

Space Images: Sandstone Target ‘Windjana’ May Be Next Martian Drilling Site - NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
getatusall:

A view of the sun rising on Mars.
SOURCE: NASA

getatusall:

A view of the sun rising on Mars.

SOURCE: NASA

marswiggles:

Front Hazcam, Sol 687

marswiggles:

Front Hazcam, Sol 687

thenewenlightenmentage:

New Mars Map Is the Best Ever Made
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) has released the most thorough map of the Martian surface to date.
The new map of Mars, which was released Monday (July 14), was created using observations from four orbiting spacecraft over more than 16 years. It should significantly advance scientists’ understanding of the Red Planet, researchers said.
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thenewenlightenmentage:

New Mars Map Is the Best Ever Made

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) has released the most thorough map of the Martian surface to date.

The new map of Mars, which was released Monday (July 14), was created using observations from four orbiting spacecraft over more than 16 years. It should significantly advance scientists’ understanding of the Red Planet, researchers said.

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ageofdestruction:

elaine: Surface of Mars, photographed by Mars Express and Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

First 6 images cover 9°S to 20°S, 129°E to 131°E, showing the centre of Herschel Crater, photographed by MEx, 23rd June 2006.

Last 3 images show the detail highlighted in the 2nd image, photographed by MRO, 16th February 2012.

Image credit: ESA (MEx), NASA/JPL/UoA (MRO). Composite: AgeOfDestruction.

spaceexp:

Martian formation on mars

spaceexp:

Martian formation on mars

Mars: Prothean Archives

(Source: alphagravy)

exploratorium:

Mars. We’re going.