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Papers presented to the Symposium on Mars, Evolution of Its Climate and Atmosphere : July 17-19, 1986, Washington, D.C.

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dc.description.abstract The geological, atmospheric, and climatic history of Mars is explored in reviews and reports of recent observational and interpretive investigations. en
dc.description.sponsorship sponsored by, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility compiled by the Lunar and Planetary Institute
dc.description.tableofcontents PARTIAL CONTENTS: Mars low albedo regions: possible map of near-surface H2O / R.L. Huguenin -- Photochemical weathering and contemporary volatile loss on Mars / R.L. Huguenin -- Interannual differences in the regressions of the polar caps of Mars / K. Iwasaki, Y. Saito, T. Akabane -- The observed day-to-day variability of Mars water vapor / B.M. Jakosky, M.R. LaPointe, R.W. Zurek -- The direction of water transport on Mars: a possible pumping mechanism / P.B. James -- Climatic effects of enhanced co2 levels in Mars' early atmosphere / J.F. Kasting -- Areal and time distributions of volcanic formations on Mars / G.N. Katterfeld, V.I. Vityaz -- Influence of polar-cap albedo on past and current Martian climate / H.H. Kieffer, D.A. Paige -- Regional sources and sinks of dust on mars: Viking observations of Cerberus, Solis Planum, and Syrtis Major / S.W. Lee -- Water and ice on mars: evidence from Valles Marineris / B.K. Lucchitta -- The great dust storm of 1986(?) / L.J. Martin, P.B. James -- Ablation of Martian glaciers / H.J. Moore, P.A. Davis -- Ice or liquid water in the Martian regolith? Morphologic indicators from rampart craters / P.J. Mouginis-Mark -- Seasonal wind variations in the Martian subtropics / J. Murphy, C. Leovy, J. Tillman.
dc.format.extent vi, 115 pages
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 599.
dc.subject Mars (Planet)--Atmosphere--Congresses en
dc.subject Mars (Planet)--Climate--Congresses en
dc.title Papers presented to the Symposium on Mars, Evolution of Its Climate and Atmosphere : July 17-19, 1986, Washington, D.C. en
dc.title.alternative Mars, evolution of its climate and atmosphere en
dc.type Book en

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