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The Sciences

Fly over Mars!

Bad AstronomyBy Phil PlaitMarch 13, 2010 12:30 AM


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Via Emily at the Planetary Society blog comes this amazing animation, a three-dimensional flyover of Candor Chasma on Mars generated using HiRISE data. Holy cow. And the timing of this video... will some kid in middle school watch this video, wonder what it would be like to really do this, and then, in 25 more years, be sitting at the stick of a Martian flyer?

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