Science and Exploration

Mars Express 10 Years of Highlights

By Marc Boucher
Status Report
June 3, 2013
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Mars Express 10 Years of Highlights
Mars Express

The journey of the European Space Agency’s Mars Express, from drawing board through launch, to its key science highlights during ten years of operations.
With its suite of seven instruments, Mars Express has studied the subsurface of the Red Planet to the upper atmosphere and beyond to the two tiny moons Phobos and Deimos, providing an in depth analysis of the planet’s history and returning stunning 3D images.

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