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Watch American Astronomical Society events on Ustream

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/06/02 01:21 CDT

Watch American Astronomical Society events on Ustream

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Phoenix digs into the dirt

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/06/02 12:09 CDT

Phoenix digs into the dirt

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Hayabusa update

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/06/01 11:48 CDT

JAXA has posted a note on their website on the status of Hayabusa, which apparently reached aphelion in late May. Hayabusa is Japan's amazing ion-powered mission to asteroid Itokawa, which touched down on Itokawa to grab a sample in mid-November 2005, but suffered an injury that has left in doubt its ability to return the sample capsule to Earth.

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Phoenix sol 5 and 6 activities (sol 7 roundup)

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/06/01 04:06 CDT

Phoenix sol 5 and 6 activities (sol 7 roundup)

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Remote presentation at a workshop in St. Louis

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/06/01 02:29 CDT

Remote presentation at a workshop in St. Louis

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