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Goodbye, Spirit!

Well, it was bound to happen soon. After a year of not hearing anything from the Spirit Mars rover, NASA has decided to stop listening. A final command was sent on May 24, but was probably not received. Mars Exploration … Continue reading

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Phoenix Lander

The Phoenix Lander recently stopped communicating with Earth (no contact since Nov. 2), ending it’s 6 month mission on Mars. This is the lander with the shovel that dug a deep hole in the surface of Mars, looking for evidence … Continue reading

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