Into the Atacama Desert

where the Mars Rover was tested

NASA uses the rugged terrain of the Atacama as an analog for Mars. There the Mars Rover was tested.

Click any photograph for a larger view and use Ctrl-x to zoom in closer.

These photographs, taken from our tour bus….

….enroute to Humberstone World Heritage Site….

Northeast corner of Manuel Bulnes and Oscar Bonilla

Speak for themselves.

Marble memorial to traffic accident victim.

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References

Website: mars.nasa.gov/resources/8351/atacama-landscape/

Copyright 2020 Michael Stephen Wills All Rights Reserved

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