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…