What is mars?Mars is the second smallestplanet in the solar system. Itsmade up for rocks. Its often calledthe red planet because of itsreddish appearance
Who discovered mars?Christian Huygens discovered ared planet, which is known asMars. But he wasn’t sure. Lateron Giovanni Schiaparellidiscovered water canals on itwhich he claimed were made bya “intelligent creature”.
Facts about mars- The machines sent to mars cost over $820 million.- The month march is named after Mars.- Mar has one of the largest volcano the solar system.- on mars, the sun appears half of the size as it does onfrom the earth- your weight on the mars in 38% of your weight onearth.-Egyptians were the first one to give its name “The redone”
This is a diagram the planetmars. Its pretty similar to earthbut is smaller. This diagramshows where North pole/South pole would be on mars.The water ice clouds are alsopointed out in this diagramwhich is a slightly blue part.These cloud are just like ourcloud and create water formars. It points out dust stormswhich is really similar to earthand last thing is Viking Landersite, which is where theVikings landed once they gotto mars.Diagram of Mars
Fun facts about mars- Mars had 2 names before it finally got itsnormal name “mars”- Those machines sent to mars are called “ MarsRovers “- In winter, mars temperature can go down to -125 Celsius and in summer it only goes up to 25Celsius because of its weak atmosphere