The spacecraft launch by +European Space Agency, ESA, called Mars Express has revealed from great pictures that floodwater occurred on Mars 3 billions years ago. The picture shows the mosaic, which features the spectacular Kasei Valles.
Credits: +European Space Agency, ESA
The spacecraft has been send by ESA June 2nd 2003 in order to orbit around the red planet. This mission is dedicated to the orbital study of the interior, subsurface, surface and atmosphere, and environment of the planet Mars.
The total initial Mars Express budget excluding the lander was €150 million; however, 10 years after its liftoff, Mars Express continues to send some data from Mars to scientific.