View Full Version : Mars drainage basins not like Earth's

2004-Sep-15, 04:19 PM
Drainage basins on Mars formed differently than on Earth (http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=15039)

The researchers suggest that Martian valleys formed in a desert-like environment subjected to localized and intermittent fluvial activity, conditions somewhat similar to that found in Chile's Atacama Desert.