Mars is made of basalt, feldspar, pyroxenes, olivine and other materials that form rocks. The abundance of iron oxide, or rust, in the soil gives it its reddish color. The alkaline...
Mars has a core consisting of iron, nickel and sulfur. It has a mantle made of silicates and its surface is mostly basalt.
Much of what we know about the elemental composition of Mars comes from ...
samples of Mars in the form of meteorites that have made their way to Earth.
Aug 3, 2012 ... Mars is the "red planet" for a very good reason: its surface is made of a thick layer
of oxidized iron dust and rocks of the same color. Maybe ...
Oxidation of the iron dust is what gives the surface its reddish hue. ... Here on
Earth, the core is entirely fluid, made up of molten metal and is in constant motion
Known as the red planet, Mars is nearly half the size of the Earth. Its outer surface
is composed of mostly basalt that was brought to the surface by.
Mars is also called the Red Planet. ... What Has NASA Learned About Mars?
NASA has used both .... This helped NASA learn what the moon might be made
Jul 13, 2014 ... The planet Mars has held a place of intrigue with humanity for many centuries.
Also known as the “Red Planet,” Mars can be seen with the ...
Feb 25, 2015 ... Oxidation of the iron dust is what gives the surface its reddish hue. ... I think Mars
Bars are made of Chocolate and a gooey Caramel center.
Mars - is there water on mars? are there aliens on mars? ... The air pressure is so
low that water would just evaporate. There is ice made out of water though.