High-resolution gravity map confirms Mars’ molten core

NASA has released a new gravity map for Mars stitched together from telemetry data collected by a trio of spacecraft over the course of 16 years orbiting the Red Planet. The map has already led to the confirmation that Mars hosts a molten liquid outer core, and insights relating to the titanic transfer of atmospheric material to the polar regions of the Red Planet during their winter cycle…
Continue Reading High-resolution gravity map confirms Mars’ molten core

Category: Space


Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter





Related Articles:

NASA images detail real-world setting for “The Martian”

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter detects impact glass

NASA confirms discovery of liquid water on Mars

Beagle-2 spacecraft discovered on Martian surface

NASA Orbiter reveals evidence of Martian mega flood

Curiosity goes autonomous for the first time

The message will be closed after 20 s