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German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Wind and water have shaped Schiaparelli on Mars

16 Dec 2010, 09:25 UTC
Wind and water have shaped Schiaparelli on Mars Credit: ESA/DLR/FU Berlin (G. Neukum)

The small crater embedded in the north-western rim of the Schiaparelli impact basin features prominently in this new image acquired by the DLR-operated High-Resolution Stereo Camera on ESA's Mars Express spacecraft. All around is evidence of water in the past and the strong Martian winds that blow periodically.

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