Rising above the Red Planets frequent dust storms is the Olympus Mons -the tallest known volcano and mountain in our solar system. The central edifice of this shield volcano stands 27 kilometers ( ft) high above the surface -or.
NASA’s Curiosity Rover Snaps Pyramid On Mars, Is This Proof Of An Early Civilization? In the latest news on space exploration, NASA’s Mars rover found what looks like the image of a Great Pyramid found back on Earth.
Mars' Olympus Mons, The Tallest Mountain in our Solars System, as Seen From Orbit
Highest known mountain in solar system - on Mars. The super-giant volcano called Olympus Mons (Latin for Mount Olympus) is 14 miles high and 388 miles wide and nearly three times as high as Mt. Everest -- it would cover Arizona, or the whole of Britain.
The Syrtis Major Volcanic Province - The Martian Surface Acquired by the High Resolution Stereo Camera on ESA’s Mars Express Satellite, this image depicts a detailed region of the Martian Nili Fossae Graben system. This system is an area of great.
Mapping Voyager 1's Incredible 36-Year Mission Through Space [INFOGRAPHIC]
Voyager 1 spacecraft's biggest moments are shown in this chart covering the last 36 years. Voyager 1 is almost 12 billion miles away now! and moving at miles per hour!Voyager 1 will be the first ever object we've sent outside our solar system.
The Eridanus Void. This area shows almost no signs of cosmic matter, meaning no stars, planets, solar systems or clouds of cosmic dust. Researchers couldn't even find dark matter, which is invisible but measurable by matter once present in the region.