06. Mars (Matawhero): huge volcano

Did you know?

  • <p>Mars (Matawhero) has huge volcanoes! Olympus Mons is the largest in the Solar System at 21 km high. It is the size of the entire North Island!</p>
  • <p>Picture: Mars rover.</p><p>The entire population of Mars is made up of robots! There currently<br>are two rovers still operating on the surface, plus five spacecraft in orbit around Mars.</p><p>Mars is Earth’s closest neighbour. We can often see it in the sky without binoculars or a telescope.</p>

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Space joke

Q: What is a spaceman’s favourite chocolate?
A: A marsbar!