Mars craters reveal ice

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Jan. 12 2010 8:00 AM

Mars craters reveal ice

Speaking of ice on Mars, the folks with the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter made a cool video talking about new low-latitude craters exposing water ice beneath the Martian surface:

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You can watch more HiRISE videos at the MRO video gallery. Lots of cool stuff there!

Tip o' the dry ice crater to the HiRISE Twitter feed.

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