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Highlights of the Phoenix sol 64 press conference

Emily Lakdawalla • July 31, 2008

Highlights of the Phoenix sol 64 press conference

Mars Exploration Rovers Update: Spirit Bides Winter Time, Opportunity Wraps Victoria and Begins Exit

A.J.S. Rayl • July 31, 2008

After cruising through winter solstice in late June, the Mars Exploration Rovers (MERs) roved into July taking every advantage of a winter that is by all appearances now proving to be rather mild for the Red Planet. At Gusev Crater, Spirit managed to maintain its power level and get back to doing a little bit of science, while on the other side of the planet, at Meridiani Planum, Opportunity finished photographing Cape Verde and began to chart its course back to Duck Bay where it will exit Victoria Crater.

Proof for liquids on Titan

Emily Lakdawalla • July 30, 2008

A press release from the Cassini VIMS team today is titled "NASA Confirms Liquid Lake on Saturn Moon." This may be making some of you ask: but wait, haven't they already proven there's liquid lakes on Titan?

New photos of Phobos!

Emily Lakdawalla • July 30, 2008

New photos of Phobos!

E pur si muove

Emily Lakdawalla • July 29, 2008

E pur si muove

A launch slip for Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (not their fault)

Emily Lakdawalla • July 29, 2008

A launch slip for Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (not their fault)

What's up in the solar system for the week of July 28

Emily Lakdawalla • July 28, 2008

What's up in the solar system for the week of July 28

Phoenix sol 60: not enough sample to TEGA

Emily Lakdawalla • July 26, 2008

Phoenix sol 60: not enough sample to TEGA

Phoenix Sol 60 rasping and dumping successful -- but we don't yet know if it got inside TEGA

Emily Lakdawalla • July 26, 2008

Phoenix Sol 60 rasping and dumping successful -- but we don't yet know if it got inside TEGA

Earth to Phoenix: You are "go" to grab an ice sample for TEGA

Emily Lakdawalla • July 25, 2008

Earth to Phoenix: You are "go" to grab an ice sample for TEGA

Make your mark on the map

Emily Lakdawalla • July 25, 2008

Make your mark on the map

Phoenix sol 58 update: rasping and scraping in Wonderland

Emily Lakdawalla • July 24, 2008

Phoenix sol 58 update: rasping and scraping in Wonderland

Midnight Sun on Mars

Emily Lakdawalla • July 24, 2008

Midnight Sun on Mars

How are we coming on Phoenix mission success?

Emily Lakdawalla • July 23, 2008

How are we coming on Phoenix mission success?

More information on the Mars Express Phobos flyby today (no pictures yet)

Emily Lakdawalla • July 23, 2008

More information on the Mars Express Phobos flyby today (no pictures yet)

What's up in the solar system for the week of July 21

Emily Lakdawalla • July 22, 2008

I'm finally back home from a long trip visiting family, so it's time for me to get back in the swing of things by checking up on the current activities of the twenty spacecraft exploring the solar system.

Stay tuned for new views of Phobos from Mars Express

Emily Lakdawalla • July 22, 2008

Stay tuned for new views of Phobos from Mars Express

Everyone celebrate! TEGA Oven 0 doors opened perfectly on sol 53

Emily Lakdawalla • July 19, 2008

Everyone celebrate! TEGA Oven 0 doors opened perfectly on sol 53

Jupiter's Little Red Spot makes a second safe trip past the Great one

Emily Lakdawalla • July 18, 2008

Jupiter's Little Red Spot makes a second safe trip past the Great one

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