Curious if Martian dust devils are in the forecast? Scientists just activated a new weather station on the Red Planet — one located on the InSight lander sitting in Elysium Planitia. Learning about the weather will teach us a lot about Mars itself, and you can take part by checking out the data yourself on NASA's website.
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Written by Elizabeth Howell February 20, 2019
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