Often times, Mars is considered “Earth’s neighbor,” or just another rocky twin of our home world. However, Astronimate shows you just how different Mars and Earth truly are in episode 04 of Two Minute Solar System: Mars!

While we could blabber on about the red planet for hours (or, days), we will compare Earth and Mars. Indeed, in the statistics is where we see that Mars is actually a bare and hostile desert!

Learn all about a Martian day and year, temperatures, moons and more in this exciting special edition episode of Two Minute Solar System: Mars!

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Explore the solar system’s other planets now:

Two Minute Mercury
Two Minute Venus
Two Minute Earth