In “Martian Dust Storms: Fact and Fiction,” the reality of dust, dust devils, and global dust storms on Mars are explored — particularly in light of the exploits of Mark Watney, a fictional astronaut stranded on the red planet in The Martian. Read about it in the Autumn 2015 issue of Mercury.
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If you’d like to sample a recent Mercury article, here’s a previously published piece from Mercury’s electronic archives that you can download: “Better Conference Talks” by Emily Lakdawalla.