Tag: Mars

Booklets of Nature, Ep. 3: Mars Insight Lander

On November 26, 2018, NASA is expected to land its newest lander, known as Mars Insight – Insight stands for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport.  The name indicates some of the primary scientific objectives of this newest lander.  Among the goals are studies of plate tectonics on Mars, transport of heat through…