Crater slope on Mars (MRO)
Earth setting on Moon (Kaguya)
Helix nebula in IR (Vista)
Saturn closeup (Cassini)
Saturn's moon Epimetheus (Cassini)
Mars weather (MRO)
Sunset on Mars (Spirit rover)
Earth and Moon from Saturn (Cassini)
Carina Nebula in IR (HST)
Geysers on Enceladus (Cassini)
Jupiter and Ganymede (HST)
Pluto mountains and plains (New Horizons)
Pluto topography (New Horizons)
Jupiter (Juno)
Occam crater on Ceres (Dawn)
Titan above Saturn's rings (Cassini)
Jupiter (Juno)
Vela supernova remnant (Stephen Chadwick)
The Nile at night (ISS)
Carina Nebula (HST)
Ligeia Mare on Titan (Cassini)
Flyby Pluto (New Horizons)
Sombrero galaxy (HST)
Saturn's moon Enceladus (Cassini)
Titan and ring shadow (Cassini)
Saturn's moon Hyperion (Cassini)
Rhea in front of Titan (Cassini)
Eta Carinae (Stephen Chadwick)
Horsehead nebula (HST)
Nightscape (Mark Gee)
Andromeda galaxy (Robert Gendler)
Aurora on Saturn (Cassini)
Neptune's moon Triton (Voyager 2)
Victoria crater on Mars (Erik Wernquist)

Mars Exhibition

In 2018, celebrating the opposition of Mars, we organised an exhibition at the Oxford Observatory.
We had a series of thirteen posters and three kiosks where we played videos.
Below you find links (under the paragraph titles) to these posters and videos.

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Mars Exhibition

 

VIDEOS

Kid’s Corner

link
Mars the Red Planet (2:24)
Competition on Mars (3:30)
Welcome to Mars (4:56)
Waking on Mars; the game (1:58)
All about Mars (5:22)
Could we actually Live on Mars? (4:29)
Funtastic Facts about Mars (1:49)

Kiosk 1

link
Oppy the teenager turning 13 (now 14) (2:20)
Curiosity’s first 5 years of science (2:07)
Curiosity finds ancient organics (3:17)
ExoMars 2020 – Life on Mars? (4:14)
Building the next Rover (3:13)
Flying a Helicopter on Mars (2:59)

Kiosk 2

link
Viking after 40 years (4:57)
MAVEN’s mission to Mars (2:37)
InSIGHT into the Red Planet (3:36)
2020Rover – In Search for Life (8:57)

Kiosk 3

link
Peggy Whitson spent 9 months in Space (3:30)
Mars in a Minute (or eight) (8:55)
A fictive Flight above real Mars (4:31)
Space X vision for the Red Planet (4:21)

POSTERS
Most of these files are big and can only be downloaded (not viewed)

link
1. Title
2. Name & Mythology
3. Early Observations & Science Fiction
4. Orbit & Rotation
5. Mars Opposition
6. What is it like on the Surface?
7. Dust on Mars
8. Where is the Water?
9. Topography
10. How to get to Mars?
11. History of Exploration
12. Selected Current Missions
13. Future Missions
Exhibition catalogue.

 

 

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