Bad Astronomy

Mars craters reveal ice

Speaking of ice on Mars, the folks with the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter made a cool video talking about new low-latitude craters exposing water ice beneath the Martian surface:

You can watch more HiRISE videos at the MRO video gallery. Lots of cool stuff there!

Related posts:
Mars is Sublime
Water on the Moon…? Yup. It’s real.

Tip o’ the dry ice crater to the HiRISE Twitter feed.