Posted by A.J.S. Rayl on 2009/04/30 12:00 CDT
The Mars Exploration Rovers challenged their ground crews with an April full of high drama, a little suspense, and a lot of energy. While Spirit lived through a kind of robot soap opera, complete with bewildering reboots and bouts of amnesia, Opportunity roved forward and back into the fast lane on a restored front wheel, slowing down for a brief visit to a series of small, intriguing craters and an unplanned close encounter with a pesky little purgatoid.
Posted by Bruce Betts on 2009/04/29 05:15 CDT
Planetary Defense Conference: Apophis Mission Design Competition
Posted by Bruce Betts on 2009/04/27 06:54 CDT
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