Examining volcanic rocks deposited in an alluvial fan. Salar Grande (a large salt deposit) is visible in the distance on the left side of the pan.
John Cattley (December 16, 2008, 12:59PM
At least not this year...
Jen Piatek (December 16, 2008, 12:24PM
It's a great analog - in fact, the reason we
were there was to study some of the geologic
processes as potentially similar to those on Mars.
Minus the rock hammering geologists, the salt
miners, and the pick-up trucks, of course :)
John Cattley (December 16, 2008, 12:18PM
Before I read the title, I thought this was Mars!
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