National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)’s Mars orbiter’s telescopic recently released breathtaking images of Mars that revealed detailed images of the real regions of the Red Planet. Recently the Hollywood movie, The Martian, created a lot of craze when it screened many regions on Mars.
The novel, The Martian, used the actual location on Mars for the landing sites for its “Ares 3” and “Ares 4” missions. The landing sites for “Ares 3” is on a Martian plain named Acidalia Planitia. The base for the “Ares 4” mission was set inside a crater named Schiaparelli.
This May 2015 image from the HiRISE camera on NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows a location on Mars associated with the best-selling novel and Hollywood movie, ‘The Martian’. It is in a region called Acidalia Planitia, at the landing site for the science-fiction tale’s Ares 3 mission.
In the novel and movie ‘The Martian’, an astronaut’s adventures take him to the rim of Mawrth Crater. This image from the HiRISE camera on NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows the nature of this terrain.
This image from the HiRISE camera on NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows a location associated with the novel and movie, ‘The Martian’. It is the tale’s planned landing site for the Ares 4 mission.
(All images were taken from NASA official website.)