Mars Toby c

Mars is the fourth planet away from the sun and has a thin atmosphere which is manly  carbon dioxide. Mars is often known as the red planet because of its rusty red appearance. Mars is named after the roman god of war

 

  • Mars and earth have the same landmass.
  • Mars  has the largest shield volacano -Mount Olympus
  • Mars has the largest  dust storms which can cover the planet
  • On Mars  the sun is half the size of it on earth
  • When the southern hemisphere leans towards the sun it has a boiling but brief summer
  • When  the northern hemisphere leans towards the sun it has a long but mild summer