December 6, 2021

SPACE MIRROR

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Six-Wavelength Spectroscopy Can Offer New Details of Surface of Venus[

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A trio of papers provide new insight into the composition and evolution of the surface of Venus, hidden beneath its caustic, high temperature atmosphere. Utilizing imaging from orbit using multiple wavelengths – six-band spectroscopy proposed as part of the VERITAS…

A trio of papers provide new insight into the composition and evolution of the surface of Venus, hidden beneath its caustic, high temperature atmosphere. Utilizing imaging from orbit using multiple wavelengths – six-band spectroscopy proposed as part of the VERITAS and EnVision missions – scientists can map the iron content of the Venusian surface and construct the first-ever geologic map.

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