Geologists investigate rocks and the natural processes associated with rocks.
VIRTUAL JOB SHADOW
Welcome to your first day on the job! Watch this video to see what a day in the life of a geologist is like.
You probably know the rocks of earth pretty well, but how about Mars?
STEP 1: Check out these raw images of Mars captured by the Perseverance rover, especially the ones with rocks in them.
STEP 2: Based on these images, create a Beginners Guide to the Geology of Mars. Your guide should explain
- What types of rocks exist on Mars
- How geologists study rocks on Mars
- Why it is important to study rocks on Mars
Then share your Beginners Guide to the Geology of Mars in our Student Showcase to build your resume!