The Mars Rover Sent Back Some Pictures and They Look a Lot Like the American Southwest — TIME

NASA’s Curiosity Rover recently returned some striking color images from Mars of the Murray Buttes, one of the lower regions of Mount Sharp. The buttes and mesas are the eroded remains of ancient sandstone that have risen above the sandy, Martian surface. Studying the rock formations up close is giving scientists a better understanding of…

via The Mars Rover Sent Back Some Pictures and They Look a Lot Like the American Southwest — TIME

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