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The atmosphere of Mars is poisonous to humans because it is mostly (95 %) composed of carbon dioxide. 6 %), and very small amounts of water, methane, and oxygen. Mars does experience very significant dust storms of long duration and with high wind velocities. 5 microns in diameter. The wind velocities, driven by the summer-winter freezing and thawing of significant portions of the atmosphere can reach 400 km/h (250 mph). However, the surface pressure on Mars is only about 7 mB and so the amount of abrasive dust that could be lofted by such a tenuous atmosphere is probably small, meaning that physical erosion should be slow.
2002). Both the USA and Europe gather beam-park data. Models and simulations, both statistical and predictive, of the orbital debris environment are made using tracking and returned surface data. One example is ESA’s Meteoroid and Space Debris Terrestrial Environment Reference (MASTER), which describes the spatial distribution and particulate flux as a function of size and location in space, and AGI’s Systems Tool Kit (STK, formerly the Satellite Tool Kit). These mathematical models have to be validated with measurement data such as beam-park.
45 °C. Natural Versus Induced Environments The environments covered thus far are natural, that is, defined as the space environment as it occurs independently of a spacecraft’s presence. Orbital debris, while manufactured by humans at some point, may be present as part of the 20 M. Ann Garrison Darrin natural environment to a new mission. Spacecraft operation may also induce a local environment not representative of that which the craft passes through. Many examples of this exist throughout the history of our space exploration, and range from the somewhat mundane “water” dumps from the space shuttle to plasma cloud seeding experiments designed to generate plasma for study.
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