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The Mountains of Mars
Picture Credit: NASA,Viking Project
For more information about volcanic mountains on Mars see the `Views of the Solar System' Mars page.
The exploration of Mars is chronicled by the Centre For Mars Exploration.
Authors & editors:
NASA Technical Rep.: Jay Norris. Specific rights apply.
A service of: LHEA at NASA/ GSFC
&: Michigan Tech. U.