TITLE

Volcanoes on Venus leave their mark

AUTHOR(S)
Chatterjee, Pratap
PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/13/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1764, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces confirmation of the existence of volcanoes on Venus found on radar images from the Magellan spacecraft. Clear indications of coronas in the pictures; Approximate number of coronas on the planet; Comment of geologist Ellen Stofan of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif.; Possible clues to similar phenomena on Earth; Number of coronas found by earlier Soviet spacecraft in Venus' northern hemisphere.
ACCESSION #
9105132952

 

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