These incredible images of Mars will make you wish you could visit
The Red Planet is closer than you think
The Red Planet just made its closest approach to Earth since 2003, putting 57.6 million km (35.8 million miles) between us. The number might not mean much to us commoners, but Mars won't be this close to Earth again until 2287, according to Space.com.
Browse the gallery and delve into the beautiful landscapes of our celestial neighbor.
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