The Medusae Fossae Formation

"Many a graduate career was lost in the Medusae Fossae Formation"         -Caleb Fassett

The Medusae Fossae Formation could be a marvelous place to live. 

Papers about the Medusae Fossae Formation:

Kerber, L., Dickson, J.L., Head, J.W., Grosfils, E.B. (2016) Polygonal Ridge Networks on Mars: Diversity of Morphologies and the Special Case of the Eastern Medusae Fossae Formation. In press. 

Kerber, L., Head, J.W., Madeleine, J-.B., Forget, F., Wilson, L. (2011) The dispersal of pyroclasts from Apollinaris Patera, Mars: Implications for the origin of the Medusae Fossae Formation. Icarus 216, 212-220.

Kerber, L., Head, J.W. (2010) The Age of the Medusae Fossae Formation: Evidence of Hesperian Emplacement from Crater Morphology, Stratigraphy, and Ancient Lava Contacts. Icarus 206, 669-684.