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Show this movie to your "non-spacy" friends

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/17 08:50 CDT

Show this movie to your "non-spacy" friends

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Danes on Mars

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/17 08:41 CDT

I was delighted to receive an email from Morten Bo Madsen, who I knew from the Mars Exploration Rover mission as "that Danish magnet guy," the fellow responsible for the magnet experiments on nearly every American Mars mission. The magnets were originally designed to study the properties of airborne Martian dust, which would help determine its composition.

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A quick update on Phoenix, sol 50: Got ice? Yes!

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/16 09:19 CDT

A quick update on Phoenix, sol 50: Got ice? Yes!

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A great view of the Phoenix lander

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/16 12:45 CDT

A great view of the Phoenix lander

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Last chances to send your name to the Moon on Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/16 10:45 CDT

Last chances to send your name to the Moon on Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter

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No Ustream webcast Wednesday

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/15 04:29 CDT

No Ustream webcast Wednesday

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Buzzed by a binary

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/15 12:38 CDT

Buzzed by a binary

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Welcome to the Solar System, Makemake

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/15 09:45 CDT

Welcome to the Solar System, Makemake

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Earth, nearly 40 years ago

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/14 01:54 CDT

Earth, nearly 40 years ago

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What's up in the solar system for the week of July 14

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/14 10:59 CDT

What's up in the solar system for the week of July 14

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"Ulysses is not dead yet."

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/11 12:47 CDT

"Ulysses is not dead yet."

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Hey, Lou! You get a medal!

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/11 12:11 CDT

Hey, Lou! You get a medal!

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Progress on the Phoenix Mission Success Panorama

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/11 08:42 CDT

Progress on the Phoenix Mission Success Panorama

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More things to see in the amazing HiRISE image of Phoenix' descent

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/10 02:09 CDT

I have posted several times about the amazing photo captured by HiRISE of Phoenix under its parachute as it descended. There have been two common questions I've received about the photo: was there any color data taken, and what more can I tell you about how hard it was to take the photo? I've got answers to both questions for you today.

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Carnival of Space #62

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/10 12:25 CDT

Carnival of Space #62

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Water on the Moon, a big impact on Mars

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/09 07:59 CDT

Water on the Moon, a big impact on Mars

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Today's Ustream webcast archived

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/09 04:19 CDT

Today's Ustream webcast archived

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Phoenix sol 43 update: Lots of imaging, hacking at Snow White, first touch for TECP, and more

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/09 09:46 CDT

Phoenix sol 43 update: Lots of imaging, hacking at Snow White, first touch for TECP, and more

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Opportunity route map update

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/09 08:39 CDT

Eduardo Tesheiner was kind enough to send me an updated version of his route map for Opportunity so we can get a sense of just how close the rover is getting to Cape Verde.

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A summer of fun for space students

Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2008/07/08 08:48 CDT

A summer of fun for space students

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