Mars minus myth

United States, 1977

Film
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One of the scientists of the Mariner 9 mission presents some of the geological findings of this mission to Mars. Photographs sent back have stripped away much of the myth surrounding the planet, while raising new questions. Discusses the origins of landforms, the discovery of water ice in the polar caps, the improbability of life and other topics.

Credits

production company

Churchill Films

Duration

00:22:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1977

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

013884

Language

English

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Geology

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Research

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Geology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Life on other planets

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Mars (Planet)

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Outer space - Exploration

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Planets

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Planets - Exploration

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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