The Mars we know today is quite different than it was in the past due to a variety of factors.  It could very well be possible that ancient Mars could have had an atmosphere and climate that was suitable for life.  In continued celebration of the one year anniversary of NASA’s Curiosity, an informative infographic has been created showcasing some of the highlights of Curiosity’s work thus far.

 

Curiosity made several unique discoveries about the history of Mars.  One of the more unique things found was an area of smooth and rounded rocks that tell the story of where a stream once flowed.  Within the area Curiosity was investigating were found several different kinds of diverse environments shown through different kinds of rocks and formations.

 

Would you like to learn more about Curiosity’s discoveries?  Check out the infografic below (click the image to see a larger version) and visit NASA’s website for more information.

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