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10 Interesting Facts about Mars Planet You will be Surprised to Know!

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 10 Interesting Facts about Mars Planet You will be Surprised to Know! 1. Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun and the Solar System's second-smallest planet, only Mercury being smaller. Mars is known as the "Red Planet" in English because it bears the name of the Roman god of battle. 2. Human existence on Mars would necessitate the use of advanced life-support systems in constructed dwellings. Water treatment systems are an important part of this. A human being, being mostly composed of water, would perish in a couple of days if deprived of it. 3. On Mars, the average temperature is -81 degrees Fahrenheit. Temperatures near the poles range from roughly -220 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter to around +70 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer. 4. Because iron minerals in the Martian soil oxidize, or rust, the soil, and atmosphere turn red, Mars is known as the Red Planet. 5. Mars has a daily cycle that is quite similar to Earth's. It has a solar day of 24 hours, 39 minutes