Internet Resources for Teaching About Mars
This collection of digital resources includes web sites useful for integrating Mars data into commonly taught undergraduate geoscience courses and for teaching planetary geology in general.
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Mars Exploration Rover Mission part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Primary centers and secondary concentrations of tectonic activity through time in the western hemisphere of Mars part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This article from the Journal of Geophysical Research discusses the timing of five main stages of radial and concentric structures formed around the Tharsis volcanic region on Mars. Geologic mapping ...
Recent gullies on Mars and the source of liquid water part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This article from the Journal of Geophysical Research evaluates two mechanisms for the generation of liquid water at the surface of Mars in relation to recently discovered gullies. The first involves ...
Mars' Volatile and Climate History part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This article from Nature attempts to piece together a coherent view of the evolution of the Martian climate. The authors use analysis of Martian meteorites and measurements from the Mars Global ...
Thermal and Crustal Evolution of Mars part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This article from the Journal of Geophysical Research presents a thermal-magmatic model for the evolution of the crust and mantle of Mars. This model is consistent with estimates of Mars' ...
An alternative explanation for the 'Buried Channels' on Mars: The gravity signal from a sharp boundary on partially compensated, long-wavelength topography part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This article from Geophysical Research Letters uses data from the Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter to examine the largest trough that flanks Tempe Terra. Contrary to previous research that concluded the ...
Exobiology: The Survival Ability of Halophiles under Martian Conditions part of SERC Web Resource Collection
NASA'S Mars Exploration Homepage part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Mars Pathfinder part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Mars Express part of SERC Web Resource Collection