Dust Devils On Mars Seen by NASA's Curiosity Rover

On recent summer afternoons on Mars, navigation cameras aboard NASA's Curiosity Mars rover observed several whirlwinds carrying Martian dust across Gale Crater. Dust devils result from sunshine warming the ground, prompting convective rising of air. All the dust devils were seen in a southward direction from the rover. Timing is accelerated and contrast has been modified to make frame-to-frame changes easier to see.
See and read more here...
https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=6758

Read more ›

Login to rate this video.

You can place this video on your website by inserting the (X)HTML code below:

Options:
pixels
pixels
Embed code:
<iframe src="https://www.snotr.com/embed/18721" width="400" height="330" frameborder="0"></iframe>

You can email this video to your friends by entering their addresses below:

Your information:
Recipients:

add Add another recipient

Human verification:

People who liked this video also liked

Stephen Fry's milk trick in QI
How We Planned to go to Mars by 1982 - The early Manned Missions
Germany’s Insane Hover Jet Transport: The Do 31 Story
Rocket Bicycle World Record ? 333 km/h (207 mph)
Why is Stella mad?
An unusual crash for two race bikes

Comments

3 comments posted so far. Login to add a comment.

Expand all comments

Picture of Jim77736 achievements

+3 1. Jim777 commented 3 years ago

Mars rocks :)
Picture of Judge-Jake53 achievements

0 2. Judge-Jake commented 3 years ago

I think that should be classed as life devil or not. O:)
Picture of thundersnow58 achievements

0 3. thundersnow commented 3 years ago

Do not want to go there! :|...I would be so homesick..:'(