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Akatsuki update: more detail on first failure report

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/20 01:27 CST

Akatsuki update: more detail on first failure report

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Door 20 in the 2010 advent calendar (special news update)

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/20 11:07 CST

Door 20 in the 2010 advent calendar (special news update)

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Lunar eclipse tonight, mid-eclipse at 08:17 Dec 21 UT

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/20 10:55 CST

Lunar eclipse tonight, mid-eclipse at 08:17 Dec 21 UT

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Door 19 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/19 08:51 CST

Door 19 in the 2010 advent calendar

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Door 18 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/18 04:32 CST

Door 18 in the 2010 advent calendar

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Updates on Hayabusa and Akatsuki: second chamber opened, possible engine nozzle breakage

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/17 10:44 CST

Updates on Hayabusa and Akatsuki: second chamber opened, possible engine nozzle breakage

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Door 17 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/17 10:16 CST

Door 17 in the 2010 advent calendar

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Door 16 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/16 01:40 CST

Door 16 in the 2010 advent calendar

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Help to hunt for planets!

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/16 01:38 CST

Help to hunt for planets!

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Door 15 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/15 03:51 CST

Door 15 in the 2010 advent calendar

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Opportunity drives within 20 meters of Santa Maria, spots alligator's tail

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/15 02:40 CST

Today Opportunity has driven to within 20 meters of Santa Maria crater, and the blocks around it are really, really cool-looking. This one is a dead ringer for the severed tail of an alligator.

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Phobos Photobomb

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/15 12:48 CST

Phobos Photobomb

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Door 14 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/14 05:01 CST

Door 14 in the 2010 advent calendar

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Opportunity: "So close we can taste it" to Santa Maria

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/14 01:18 CST

Opportunity is on a kilometers-long eastward road trip across Meridiani Planum toward the rim of a large ancient crater named Endeavour; it'll be many months yet before she gets there.

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IKAROS flew past Venus on December 8

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/14 10:22 CST

Just after Akatsuki missed entering orbit, another spacecraft, IKAROS, quietly passed by Venus.

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Talk at AGU today: "Snapshots from Space"

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/13 04:11 CST

Talk at AGU today: "Snapshots from Space"

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Door 13 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/13 03:33 CST

Door 13 in the 2010 advent calendar

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Emily Martin: Boulders and Ponds on 433 Eros

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/13 12:10 CST

Emily Martin: Boulders and Ponds on 433 Eros

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Door 12 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/12 05:39 CST

Door 12 in the 2010 advent calendar

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Door 11 in the 2010 advent calendar

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/12/11 02:35 CST

Time to open the eleventh door in the advent calendar. Until the New Year, I'll be opening a door onto a different landscape from somewhere in the solar system. Where in the solar system are these sinuous ridges?

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