Mars

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mars

5 facts about Mars
1. Mars has the biggest mountain in the solar system.
2. People have always wondered about life on mars because of the “canals” first seen by early astronomers.

3. Mars is named after the Roman god of war because its red color reminded early observers of blood.
4. Compared to the other planets in the solar system, Mars is quite small.
5. Only 1/3 of all the missions to Mars have been successful.



There are 8 major planets in the solar system there are terrestrial planets and 4 Jovian planets. mars is a terrestrial planet.
mars is known for its red coler it is 142 million miles away from the sun. It has 2 moons and is the 4th planet from the sun.

mars is red and has a rugged surface. mars is a dry cold and desolated planet. With no life discovered yet. there has been land rovers on mars. There has been no one on mars yet.


mars core is iron, nickel and sulfer. the atmosphere of mars is colder at high altitudes and warmer at lower altitudes.


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land rover on mars



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earth mars and the moon

Theres a look at how much bigger ther earth is to mars and the moon of earth.


mars can be seen with the naked eye.















www.solarviews.com/eng/
marsrover.nasa.gov
seds.org/~spider/mars/mars.html