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Mars: Return to the Red Planet. 4 Th Planet from the Sun A Terrestrial world, with some similar Earth-ike characteristics 40 years of spaceprobe exploration http://www.astro.yorku.ca/observatory E-mail: pdelaney@yorku.ca. York University Astronomical Observatory. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Mars: Return to the Red Planet4Th Planet from the SunA Terrestrial world, with some similar Earth-ike characteristics40 years of spaceprobe explorationhttp://www.astro.yorku.ca/observatoryE-mail: pdelaney@yorku.ca

  • York University Astronomical Observatory

  • SkyNews: Canadian Astronomy and beyond!www.skynews.ca

  • Mariner 4: 1965Mariner 6 & 7: 1969Mariner 9: 1971

  • Mars: Two Views

  • Mars: Vital Stats

  • Mars: Up Close

  • Viking Orbiter: 1976

  • Viking Lander: 1976

  • Viking 1: First Image

  • Viking Lander Site: 1976

  • Pathfinder and Sojourner: 1997

  • Pathfinder: 1997

  • Mars Global Surveyor: 1997

  • Mars Odyssey: 2001

  • Gustev Crater from Mars Odyssey: March 2003

  • Mars: The Case for Water

  • Spirit: 2004

  • Spirit: EDL

  • Spirit Panorama in Gustev Crater

  • All around Spirit