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Conference on the Exploration of Phobos and Deimos

Emily Lakdawalla • July 18, 2007

Conference on the Exploration of Phobos and Deimos

Will Phoenix' thrust raise too much dust?

Emily Lakdawalla • July 17, 2007

Will Phoenix' thrust raise too much dust?

Dawn Journal: More Than One Way to Leave the Launch Pad

Marc Rayman • July 17, 2007

There are two ways for a spacecraft to leave its launch pad: climbing on a blazing tower of powerful flames accompanied by a thunderous announcement of its departure or suspended securely and gently on the crane that hoisted it there in the first place.

Hey, Moon! Get out of the way of Cassini!

Emily Lakdawalla • July 16, 2007

Hey, Moon! Get out of the way of Cassini!

Sky Above, Earth Below

Emily Lakdawalla • July 16, 2007

Sky Above, Earth Below

Phoenix prepares for August launch

Emily Lakdawalla • July 13, 2007

Phoenix prepares for August launch

The dust storm has brought gloom to Opportunity's skies, but everything is OK

Emily Lakdawalla • July 10, 2007

Opportunity has ceased operations for a couple of days because the amount of sunlight available is low due to an unpredicted dust storm.

Dawn postponed until September

Emily Lakdawalla • July 09, 2007

Dawn postponed until September

Dawn Journal: More Bad Weather

Marc Rayman • July 06, 2007

Just after the previous log was posted, further predictions of poor weather at Cape Canaveral and difficulties with a downrange launch vehicle tracking system required a launch postponement.

Dawn Journal: Awaiting Launch

Marc Rayman • July 06, 2007

The countdown is underway for Dawn's liftoff on July 8 at 4:04:49 pm EDT.

New Life for Stardust and Deep Impact

Emily Lakdawalla • July 05, 2007

New Life for Stardust and Deep Impact

Ten years ago today, Pathfinder landed on Mars

Emily Lakdawalla • July 04, 2007

Ten years ago today, Pathfinder landed on Mars

Dawn: More probably launching July 7

Emily Lakdawalla • July 03, 2007

Dawn: More probably launching July 7

Mars Climate Sounder movies!

Emily Lakdawalla • July 03, 2007

Mars Climate Sounder movies!

A timeline for Dawn's launch

Emily Lakdawalla • July 02, 2007

A timeline for Dawn's launch

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