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Open thread for night owls: Postcards from Mars

Nasa's HiRISE camera, mounted on the 2005-launched Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, has been stationed above the planet for over ten years now. It continues to send back high-quality images; a new batch of over 600 has just been released. The camera is capable of resolving surface features as small as one meter across. The images are in the public domain and can be viewed and downloaded here.
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