Approximately true-colour in situ images from the Mars Pathfinder and Mars
Exploration Rover missions indicate that ...
Aug 8, 2012 ... We know that iron oxide makes Mars appear red, but we don't know exactly how
so much of the compound got there.
For thousands of years, we have been looking up to the sky and seeing the
beautiful red planet that we call Mars. Ancient Egyptians saw it best in the night
Jan 12, 2004 ... Spirit, NASA's scrappy exploration robot, has been snapping some breathtaking
photos of Mars. More portraits of red-tinged landscapes should ...
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Why is Mars red? Like the above surface picture shows, its red color has to do
with the color of its soil. It's surface is very rich in iron oxides which have this hue.
May 11, 2015 ... The planet's rusted iron dust was most likely caused by liquid water, says Roger
Mars appears red due to the prevalence of rusted iron elements on its surface.
The elements blow up into the atmosphere, intensifying the red color....
Mars has been given the moniker "the Red Planet" because it has a bright red
color. This reddish colors probably marks the areas that are like deserts on the ...
The surface of Mars has an orange-reddish color because its soil has iron oxide
or rust particles in it. The sky on Mars often appears pink or light orange ...