Martian scars10 October 2013
Martian scars10 October 2013 Ripped apart by tectonic forces, Hebes Chasma and its neighbouring network of canyons bear the scars of the Red Planet’s early history.
A radiating beauty on Mars05 September 2013
A radiating beauty on Mars05 September 2013 Exceptional structures deposited and shaped by water and winds adorn these interlocking craters and sculpt radiating patterns in the sands of Mars.
Water in a martian desert01 August 2013
Water in a martian desert01 August 2013 Craters once brim-full with sediments and water have long since drained dry, but traces of their former lives as muddy lakes cling on in the martian desert.
At the foot of the Red Planet’s giant volcano 04 July 2013
At the foot of the Red Planet’s giant volcano 04 July 2013 Hundreds of individual lava flows are seen frozen in time on the flanks of Olympus Mons, the largest volcano in the Solar System.
The floodwaters of Mars 06 June 2013
The floodwaters of Mars 06 June 2013 Dramatic flood events carved this impressive channel system on Mars covering 1.55 million square kilometres, shown here in a stunning new mosaic from ESA’s Mars Express.
Ten years at Mars: new global views plot the Red Planet’s history03 June 2013 New global maps of Mars released on the 10th anniversary of the launch of ESA’s Mars Express trace the history of water and volcanic activity on the Red Planet, and identify sites of special interest for the next generation of Mars explorers.