“Mountain of Mystery” — Mars’ Mount Sharp at Gale Crater

    “To me, Mars is the uncanny valley of Earth,” said planetary geophysicist Kevin Lewis of Johns Hopkins University. “It’s similar but was shaped by different processes. It feels so unnatural to our terrestrial experience.” In a 2019 paper in Science, NASA researchers detail how they repurposed sensors used to drive the Curiosity rover … Continue reading “Mountain of Mystery” — Mars’ Mount Sharp at Gale Crater