Welcome to Mr. Ullrich's Blog! This blog is for 8th Grade Earth Science and Physical Science students. We will learn topics such as Astronomy, Geology and Meteorology. This blog will give us a place to discuss, learn and develop these topics during the year. If you are not from our class please post lots of comments!
Mars is a planet in our solar system. It is made up of iron, making it red. It got the name Mars from the Roman God of War. Since mars is occasionally visible by the human eye, sightings of it have gone back as early as the ancient egyptians.