Recent Advances in Mars Tectonics

M.P. Golombek, W.B. Banerdt, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA

This short article from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory features a pre-plate tectonic overview of the tectonic features and processes on Mars. The summary discusses how advances in knowledge expected from the Mars Global Surveyor will be used to explore remaining questions.

Subject: Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science:Mars:Geophysics, Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science:Mars, Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Topics: Solar system:Mars, Mars:Geophysics
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Planetary Science, GeophysicsKeyword: Tharsis