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    Observing Mars

    Observing Mars   As an outer planet, Mars is best observed around its Opposition. Mars’ opposition occurs about every 26 months. Mars appears as a red/orange disk with the proper filters you might detect the polar ice cap or even atmospheric conditions, like clouds, on…

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    Martian Glossary

    Martian Glossary   AphelionThe Aphelion occurs when a planet is furthest to the Sun during its slightly elliptical orbit. Aphelion of Earth Deimos The smaller and outermost of the planet Mars’ two moons. Deimos was discovered by Asaph Hall on August 11, 1877. In Greek…

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    Mystery Object Seen on Mars: A Weird Colored Rock

    Mystery Object Seen on Mars: A Weird Colored Rock   Do you believe in Aliens or Extra Terrestrials? I for one do! I am always on the lookout for new stories and discoveries about ET, Alein life, new planets, and discoveries. Its fascinated me since…

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