Novel technique quickly maps young ice deposits and formations on Mars

October 10, 2018 - General

A new investigative technique has shown the latitudinal distribution of ice-rich landforms on Mars. This large-scale study enables future, more detailed investigations to study several young deposits of ice and sediment in the north polar basin.

Localization of the studied regions in the northern plains of Mars
[Credit: Planetary Science Institute]”The young ice deposits are extremely important for several reasons. First, they…

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