The Magnificent Beauty of Mars

Sometimes you just have to go the extra mile to find beauty in unexpected places. So imagine what you might find if you go the extra 100,000,000 miles!

The following enhanced images of Mars were captured by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (or HRISE), which is currently the most powerful camera aboard a NASA spacecraft. They are all from the HiRISE website ( created by the University of Arizona (in conjunction with NASA).

Amazing what some minerals, a little wind and a $40,000,000 piece of technological wonder can create!