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Titan’s riverbeds show a terrain built more like Mars than Earth

18 May 2017, 19:00 UTC
Titan’s riverbeds show a terrain built more like Mars than Earth Benjamin Black/NASA/Visible Earth/JPL/Cassini RADAR team. Adapted from images from NASA Viking, NASA/Visible Earth, and NASA/JPL/Cassini RADAR team

Rivers run through Titan, and they take a different type of path than those on Earth or ancient Mars. Comparing riverbeds on the three worlds in our solar system that have them show that Earth is the odd world out.

 

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