Mars is one of the eight planets found in the Solar System.
This planet has a thin atmosphere.
The reason why it is called the Red Planet is
because of the many particles of iron oxide in
the surface, offer a red appearance.
The Red Planet
The Red Planet is actually the second smallest planet
and can be found fourth places away from the Sun.
This planet has a lot of impact craters like the moon.
Mars is a very unusual planet with craters of valleys,
deserts, and volcanoes.
Mars is the home place of
the Olympus Mons.
The Olympus Mons is the
highest mountain range in
the Solar System.
Mars has a northern hemisphere; this covers
almost 40 percent of the entire planet.
It only has around 11 percent of mass and 15
percent of volume of the amount that Earth has.
Its diameter is around half of
the size of Earth’s and it is
going to be less dense than
that of Earth’s also.
Mars is going to be
made up of
contain things such
as metals, silicon
and oxygen also.
These are some
nutrients which are
found also on Earth
and this might mean
there is chance for
some life to grow on
Mars has chlorine,
and potassium found
in their soil.
Researchers has conﬁrmed the presence of ice water on
Mars, but until today there have been no signs of life.
In Netherlands, there are projects to make up a
space project to send four people up to Mars
and live there for the rest of their lives!