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

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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