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Did you know?

Why Mars has got no atmosphere ...…

Did you know?

Did You Know?

 
Q. Why has Mars got no atmosphere?

A. Because there’s no magnetic field (magnetosphere) to deflect the Solar wind – a stream of electrically charged particles that radiates out from the sun, picking up and sweeping away the atmosphere of the planet.
 

"Did you know?". Science Scotland (Issue Fourteen)
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