Activities and Assignments Using Mars Data
These activities are examples of how faculty are using cutting edge Mars data in commonly taught geosciences courses. If you have an activity you would like to share with your colleagues, just go to the contribute form and tell us about it.
Subject: Lunar and Planetary Science
Did it Rain on Mars? Analysis of Valley Networks on Mars in an Intro Geo Course part of Activities
Students investigate the question of whether it might have rained on Mars by doing an activity based on an article by Hynek and Phillips (2003). Students do a simple drainage basin analysis based on Hynek and ...