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Curiosity Landing

  At 10:31 PST on the evening of August 5th, 2012, the rover Curiosity will be gently lowered to the surface of Mars by a team of NASA-trained astropigeons. Wait … that’s not right.  She’ll hit the Martian atmosphere travelling … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Spirit

Tonight, NASA will be sending their final transmission to the Mars rover Spirit, who hasn’t been heard from since March of last year.  Easily the popular favourite of the two Martian rovers, the aptly named robot lost use of a … Continue reading

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