It’s slightly different behind the scenes this week as I have had a request to do a write up on a specific paper, which saves me a job because it can take me as long to decide what to write on as it does to do the actual writing. 1,097 more words
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Despite some 40-odd missions to the Red Planet, Mars’ two moons Phobos and Deimos have yet to be visited and closely examined by a robotic explorer. 269 more words
Coordinator: C. Runyon
Reference: C. Runyon, D Hurd, C Hall, M Williams, K Quinn, J Matelock: Visualizing space science: touching to see and understand.
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Title: Moons of Mars; A Mars holdjai
Map editor: Henrik Hargitai
Shade relief base map: Editors: B. V. Krasnopevtseva, K. B.Shingareva, Moscow State University for Geodesy and Cartography (MIIGAiK). 65 more words
Published by the ICA Commission on Planetary Cartography.
The Phobos map consists of one sheet, varies in scale between 1: 100,000 and 1: 300,000 and uses the modified Bugaevsky projection (Bugaevsky, 1999) as well as Morphographic projection (Stooke, 1998). 39 more words