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These Amazingly Detailed Images Reveal A Martian Canyon In 3D

Get up close and personal with the scars of Mars' volcanic past.

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These photos of Hebes Chasma, an 8km deep canyon south of the equator on Mars, from above were taken by ESA's Mars Express.

And landslide debris on its floor.

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The chasm's origin is thought to lie in the nearby Tharsis Region, home to the largest volcano in the solar system, Olympus Mons.

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