Essay Writing Topics about MARS

English_Master May 18, 2016 No Comments
MARS Mars is also known as, ‘Red Planet,’ due to its red colour caused by the present of oxidized iron in the soil there. Mars is the nearest planet to earth. Its temperature is close to ours. And it rotates at every 24.60 hours. It is our immediate neighbour. It is the fourth planet from the sun, about 228 million km away. To complete one orbit it takes 687 days. The diameter of Mars is exactly 6786 km. There are three volcanoes in Mars namely Olympus Mons: Ascraeus, Arsia Mons and Pavonis Mons. In between, there is Vallis Marineris, a deep valley and a Polar ice-cap. Of all the volcanic mountains discovered, so far, Mars’s Olympus Mons is the biggest at 26,000 meter high. There were some canals also. It is reckoned that these canals were dug by inhabitants! It gives room to conclude that life exists in Mars. Astronomer Lowell of America spotted it about 130 years ago! In 1970, Russia’s Mars 3 and 5, and America’s Viking – 1 and 2 were sent to Mars to probe but it was Mars 3 of Russia that landed on Mars on December 2, 1971. But after sending some photos of the Mars, it ceased to function. But in 1997,...
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