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Flipping Earth

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/30 01:03 CST

Flipping Earth

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Mars Exploration Rovers Update: Spirit Thrashes with Tartarus, Opportunity Wrestles RAT at Victoria's Ring

Posted by A.J.S. Rayl on 2007/11/30 11:00 CST

Nail-biting drama and the inevitable signs of aging marked the month of November for the Mars Exploration Rovers, with Spirit accidentally encountering Tartarus, a dust-filled crater, on its way to its winter haven and having to thrash for its life, and Opportunity spending a lot of its time conducting tests on its RAT (rock abrasion tool), which lost another encoder.

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How to buy a telescope

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/29 02:29 CST

How to buy a telescope

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New Kaguya images

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/28 03:34 CST

New Kaguya images

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CRISM spots Phobos and Deimos

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/28 11:13 CST

CRISM spots Phobos and Deimos

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The Deep Impact extended mission is going to take a little longer

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/27 04:21 CST

The Deep Impact extended mission is going to take a little longer

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Chang'e 1 returns its first image from the Moon

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/27 12:04 CST

Chang'e 1 returns its first image from the Moon

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"Return of the Falcon," a new animation of the Hayabusa mission

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/26 04:38 CST

JAXA has released a 30-minute video of the Hayabusa mission, "Return of the Falcon," combining computer animation with actual footage of the construction and launch as well as images from the spacecraft of Itokawa.

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A carnival and an anniversary

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/26 12:25 CST

A carnival and an anniversary

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Thanksgiving and new stuff on our website

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/22 12:01 CST

Thanksgiving and new stuff on our website

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Seeing Earth rise and set from the Moon

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/20 05:13 CST

Seeing Earth rise and set from the Moon

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ExoMars landing site downselections

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/19 05:00 CST

It hasn't been that long since the Mars Science Laboratory landing site downselection meeting; it was quickly followed by a meeting in Europe on ExoMars, which is currently planned for a 2011 launch.

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Son of Rosetta

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/16 01:05 CST

Son of Rosetta

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Cosmos 2

Posted by Louis D. Friedman on 2007/11/16 11:00 CST

A letter from the Executive Director to the members and supporters of The Planetary Society.

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Carnival of Space #29

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/15 11:55 CST

Carnival of Space #29

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No descent images or sounds from Phoenix

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/15 11:05 CST

A couple of days ago Malin Space Science Systems (MSSS) issued a news notice that explains some of the horse-trading that went on behind the scenes to rescue MARDI, the descent imaging camera that they are building for the Mars Science Laboratory rover.

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Dawn Journal: Halfway Through Checkout

Posted by Marc Rayman on 2007/11/14 01:47 CST

Now more than halfway through its 80-day initial checkout phase, the Dawn spacecraft continues to please its fans in mission control and throughout much of the rest of the universe.

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Rosetta's Earth flyby successful; and they got pictures too!

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/14 10:33 CST

Rosetta's Earth flyby successful; and they got pictures too!

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Rosetta is closing in on Earth

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/13 12:08 CST

Rosetta is closing in on Earth

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Earthrise and Earthset from Kaguya

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2007/11/13 10:43 CST

Earthrise and Earthset from Kaguya

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