This is how an astronaut will view Mars from orbit

Using 600 photographs collected by its Mars Express orbiter, the European Space Agency has given us a brief but captivating glimpse of what it will look like for a human to orbit Mars. If we ever get there, that is. » 7/01/13 8:30am 7/01/13 8:30am

Now You Can Ogle Mars via Webcam

Want to see what Mars looked like a few days ago, so you can pretend you're flying in orbit around the red planet almost in realtime? You could be doing that right now, thanks to the European Space Agency's Mars webcam. Mounted on the Mars Express Probe is a visual light camera that basically takes pictures of the… » 8/22/08 1:00pm 8/22/08 1:00pm