10 Interesting Facts You Never Knew About Mars

Whether your intention is to travel to Mars in the distant future or not, there is something to truly love about the big red planet up there in the sky. The planet isn’t going anywhere, obviously, so there is always a chance of interstellar travel and living on the planet someday. Most people don’t have a single clue about Mars, though, despite having read about it in science classes way back in grade school days. The planet is infinitely more interesting than any other in our immediate range. Here are ten inspiring Mars facts that may bum you out.

Mars Once Had Water

At one point in time, Mars was actually covered in running water. Researchers have discovered grooves in the planet’s rock faces that point towards that.

Still Water Remaining

The Mars Rover actually discovered various pockets of forzen water still on the red planet, which means water can survive.