A1 4 What if Mars was made of Mars Bars?

Cheuk Tang, Lewis Armitage, Matthew Alexander


We investigate the outcomes of a scenario that the planet Mars has suddenly changed its composition and become a giant spherical mars bar of the same volume as planet Mars. We find that both the mass and the gravitational field strength would decrease by 75%, and the escape velocity would reduce by 50%. It would also last as a food source for around 100 billion years.

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