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Fraser
2009-Apr-25, 02:40 AM
Wow what a shot by Mars Express! Mars has several regions of what is called ‘chaotic terrain’. These are areas with large accumulations of rocks of varying sizes, as well as flat-topped features. These erratically shaped rocks are large, too: between 1-10 km in size. Some chaotic terrain on Mars is [...]

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JonClarke
2009-Apr-25, 02:51 AM
Very nice! The lack of obvious outflow is puzzling. Did to emerge a long way off, or did it jsut get lost to the atmosphere?

Jon