Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Homepage
The map, to be released in batches over six months, covers the vast majority of the planet, revealing dozens of minerals found on its surface.
Five of the eight are Mars missions-- InSight, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Mars Odyssey, Curiosity, and MAVEN, which have all been critical to expanding our understanding of the Red Planet. READ MORE
Caltech researchers used the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter to determine that surface water left salt minerals behind as recently as 2 billion years ago. READ MORE