Web Links to Mars Ground Level Geology                            
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Mars Explored          Geology Home Page  
Roger Weller, geology instructor ( wellerr@cochise.edu  )
Last edited:  7/8/15    




 

Photography from Martian Rovers
 

Mars Exploration Rovers- NASA
http://mars.nasa.gov/mer/gallery/images.html
 

Favorite Images from Mars Curiosity Rover- NASA
http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/images/
 

Curiosity Image Gallery- NASA
https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/msl/multimedia/gallery-indexEvents.html

Huge Opportunity Panorama- NASA
http://en.es-static.us/upl/2015/01/huge-mars-panorama.jpg

Opportunity- First 360 Color Panorama-NASA/JPL (moving**) ! ! ! !
You really must see this one using "Full Screen"

http://www.panoramas.dk/mars/curiosity-first-color-360.html
 

Spirit  Rover in McMurdo
http://mars.nasa.gov/mer/gallery/press/spirit/20121109a/PIA16440_McMurdo_Merged_Cyl_L456atc.jpg

Opportunity Rover on top of “Cape Tribulation”
http://mars.nasa.gov/mer/gallery/press/opportunity/20150122a/mars-rover-opportunity-pia19109-MAIN_Sol3902B_Cape_Tribulation_L257atc_br2.jpg
http://mars.nasa.gov/mer/gallery/press/opportunity/20150122a/mars-rover-opportunity-pia19110_Sol3902B_Cape_Tribulation_L257F_br.jpg
http://mars.nasa.gov/mer/gallery/press/opportunity/20150127a/Opportunity-Mars-Rover-Lander-pia19112.jpg

Curosity Rover- Solar Day 2
http://www.360cities.net/image/curiosity-rover-martian-solar-day-2

Curiosity Rover- Solar Day 177
http://www.360cities.net/image/mars-panorama-curiosity-solar-day-177

Curiosity Rover- Solar Day 213
http://www.360cities.net/image/mars-panorama-curiosity-solar-day-213

Curiosity Rover- Solar Day 530
http://www.360cities.net/image/mars-panorama-curiosity-solar-day-530

Curiosity Rover- Solar Day 647
http://www.360cities.net/image/mars-panorama-curiosity-solar-day-647

Curiosity Rover- Gigapixel Panorama

http://www.360cities.net/image/mars-gigapixel-panorama-curiosity-solar-days-136-149
 

Curiosity-Deep Zoom Panoramas
http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/deepzoom

Curiosity- Favorite images
http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/images

 

Discoveries Made by Martian Rovers
 

Top 10 Discoveries by Mars Rovers Spirit and Opportunity
http://www.space.com/24397-mars-rovers-spirit-opportunity-best-discoveries-ray-arvidson.html

http://www.universetoday.com/108614/spirit-and-opportunity-top-10-decade-1-discoveries-top-rover-scientist-tells-universe-today/
 

Mars Opportunity Rover Mission- Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opportunity_(rover)

 

Mars Spirit Rover Mission- Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spirit_(rover)

Mars Rover Opportunity Makes Big Discovery
http://mashable.com/2013/06/11/nasa-rover-opportunity-discovery/

Mars Opportunity Rover Discovers Clay
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-22832673
http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/ancient-mars-rover-opportunity-makes-a-watery-discovery-1.1383847

 

Nitrates Found on Mars
http://www.marsdaily.com/reports/Mars_has_nitrogen_key_to_life_NASA_999.html

 

Rock Types on Mars: Shale, Conglomerate, Basalt
http://geology.com/stories/13/rocks-on-mars/
 

Notable Rocks on Mars- Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Composition_of_Mars

Mars Curiosity Rover Discovers Alkaline Basalt
http://sen.com/news/curiosity-finds-new-type-of-martian-rock
http://www.nbcnews.com/id/49381988/ns/technology_and_science-space/t/mars-rover-comes-across-rock-thats-true-curiosity/#.VROBnY0tGUk