Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Sunset on Mars

Panoramic picture showing sunset on Mars, taken by NASA Mars Exploration Rover Spirit on May 19, 2005This 3 year old panoramic image of sunset on Mars, taken by NASA rover "Spirit", was either recently released or got recently noticed. Textual picture details. Click image for original full sized picture.

Hmm - at least to my untrained eyes, under the right lighting conditions, Mars can be confused for Terra!

[Via Mark Frauenfelder at Boing Boing today, who credits another Via, who credits yet another Via, ...]