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Wallpaper from Mars

I ran into this factoid twice in the last week, so it’s worth sharing…

Yes, it’s a sand dune—on Mars! Many iOS 9 wallpapers are actually images from the HiRISE instrument on the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

You can access the entire HiRISE image catalog here.