Is there plate tectonics on Mars?
Source: Astronomy & Geophysics, Volume 53, Number 5, 1 October 2012 , pp. 5.07-5.07(1)
Abstract:The Red Planet has long been considered something of a dead planet as far as tectonic movements of its crust, but careful analysis of thermal and topographic images of the surface suggest the existence of major faults with horizontal slip along the Valles Marineris.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: October 1, 2012