2020 Was a Great Year for Things Trying to Leave this Planet.

Mars, imaged from the Pic-du-Midi Observatory in France on Halloween 2020.
Mars, imaged from the Pic-du-Midi Observatory in France on Halloween 2020. Mars was particularly close to Earth this year, making for some stunning views from telescopes on the ground. Image credit shown above, posted by one of the photographers, French astronomer Jean-Luc Dauvergne on Twitter.

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Professional Martian. PhD Geoscientist at Planet Labs. Former operations team member for Opportunity, Curiosity, & the Mars Recon. Orbiter. Views = my own.

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Dr. Tanya Harrison

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Professional Martian. PhD Geoscientist at Planet Labs. Former operations team member for Opportunity, Curiosity, & the Mars Recon. Orbiter. Views = my own.

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