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Dunes Trapped in a Crater on Mars Form This Interesting Pattern – Universe Today

Symmetry in nature is pleasing to look at, and even more so when that symmetry is novel.  There’s plenty of it to see on Earth, as biological processes have a penchant…

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Symmetry in nature is pleasing to look at, and even more so when that symmetry is novel.  Theres plenty of it to see on Earth, as biological processes have a penchant for patterns.  But finding it off-world is trickier, and sometimes more striking.  Which is why a picture from HiRISE of some Martian dunes is so spectacular.
The picture was actually taken back in 2010, inside of a crater in Noachis Terra, in the red planets southern hemisphere, around 38 degrees by -42.5 degrees in latitude / longitude. …

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