The impact crater, formed Dec. 24, 2021, by a meteoroid strike in the Amazonis Planitia region of Ma...

This week in science

Mars meteoroid strikes and more: Understand the world through 7 images

The cause of a 2021 marsquake has been found.

NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona


NASA discovered recent quakes on Mars that were caused by meteoroids the week of October 26–November 2, and astronomers discovered two potentially dangerous asteroids lurking near Earth.

Here are the week’s biggest science stories, told in 7 incredible images

ESA & NASA/Solar Orbiter/EUI Team