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Two Earth-orbiting satellites collide

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/11 09:51 CST

Two Earth-orbiting satellites collide

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Dawn's really feeling Mars now

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/11 07:39 CST

Dawn's really feeling Mars now

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Extensions for ESA's missions to Venus and Mars

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/10 04:51 CST

Extensions for ESA's missions to Venus and Mars

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Catching up on some news: LPSC, MESSENGER at perihelion, Google Mars, Okina impact

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/09 04:00 CST

Catching up on some news: LPSC, MESSENGER at perihelion, Google Mars, Okina impact

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New names for gaps in Saturn's rings

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/09 01:35 CST

New names for gaps in Saturn's rings

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There's more to the Hayabusa story

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/07 06:09 CST

After posting my brief "Hooray for Hayabusa" note on Thursday I got an email from the Japanese blogger "5thstar," telling me that there was more to Hayabusa's story.

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OpEd: Beyond the Moon

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/07 05:43 CST

OpEd: Beyond the Moon

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Vernal dawn is coming to Titan's far north

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/05 12:16 CST

Vernal dawn is coming to Titan's far north

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Spirit update: It keeps going

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/04 11:04 CST

There have been a couple more releases from JPL in recent days updating the slightly worrisome announcement about Spirit that came out on January 28.

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Hooray for Hayabusa!

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/04 07:18 CST

According to JAXA (the Japanese space agency), poor little Hayabusa has successfully restarted its ion engine and has resumed powered flight today. Hooray! This is good news for Hayabusa's eventual return to Earth.

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ANSMET Blogs: Return to civilization

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/03 05:49 CST

ANSMET Blogs: Return to civilization

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New Google Mars

Posted by Ryan Anderson on 2009/02/03 03:35 CST

Google Earth's latest edition was just released and guess what? It has a Mars setting!

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A pretty new Hubble image of Mars

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2009/02/02 04:54 CST

A set of Mars image data taken by the Hubble Space Telescope a year ago was just released to Hubble's data archive. It was captured by Hubble's Wide Field and Planetary Camera 2 on January 30, 2008 when Mars was about 115 million kilometers from Earth.

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