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NASA's New Mars Vine Shows A Chilly-Looking 'Blue Sunset' On The Red Planet

02/24/2015 12:52 pm ET | Updated Feb 24, 2015
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If you're the kind of person who wonders what a sunset on Mars might look like, NASA has you covered. The space agency just released a new Vine (below) showing a dim sun sinking below a dark Martian horizon.

It's absolutely otherworldly, and not in a warm and fuzzy way.

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The Vine is a snippet from an existing NASA movie (below) entitled "I'm Dreaming Of A Blue Sunset," which was created using images snapped on Nov. 4-5, 2010 by the panoramic camera (Pancam) on NASA's Opportunity rover.

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