Planetary scientists discover brief presence of water in Arabia Terra on Mars

In support of their Mars research, Koeppel (left) and Edwards (right) conducted an analog study in a cinder field near Flagstaff, Ariz. At the Flagstaff study site, they collected data in the field and compared it with the data collected from the drones, simulating satellite imagery. Credit: Northern Arizona University

As part of a team of collaborators from Northern Arizona University and Johns Hopkins University, Northern Arizona University (NAU) Ph.D. candidate Ari Koeppel recently discovered that water was once present in a region of Mars called Arabia Terra.

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