On May 12, 2016, when Mars was 50 million miles from Earth, the Hubble Space Telescope turned its incredibly sharp eye toward the Red Planet.
The time-lapse animation above reveals what it saw.
However on Mars, men tie their egos to the choices they make.
This is never truer than in the case of a restaurant that they have chosen.
Now if on the other hand, a woman says, “Wow this place is a real find!
I love the way they do their chicken….” In a man’s mind, he’s scored major points.
Use this activity to increase pupils knowledge about the planets.
Ima Geo is a visual blog focusing on the intersection of imagery, imagination and Earth.
It focuses on spectacular visuals related to the science of our planet, with an emphasis (although not an exclusive one) on the unfolding Anthropocene Epoch.
Tom Yulsman is Director of the Center for Environmental Journalism and a Professor of Journalism at the University of Colorado, Boulder.
He also continues to work as a science and environmental journalist with more than 30 years of experience producing content for major publications.
That little white speck zinging around Mars is Phobos, a football-shaped moon just 16.5 miles by 13.5 miles by 11 miles.