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Bill Dunford's blog entries

Bill Dunford is just another desktop astronaut, following the adventures of robotic spacecraft all across the Solar System. He blogs about his experiences at Riding with Robots on the High Frontier.

Dancing With Saturn

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/03/24 09:30 CDT | 5 comments

Cassini images in motion.

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Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/03/18 12:42 CDT | 8 comments

Get an astronaut's view into several lunar craters.

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A Spin Through the Inner Solar System

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/02/24 09:57 CST | 1 comment

Animated maps of the planets show the spheres in motion.

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Missions to a Star

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/02/17 02:45 CST | 2 comments

Upcoming deep space missions will venture right to the heart of the Solar System.

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New Hills, Old Secrets

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/02/10 08:04 CST | 1 comment

Exploring a set of newly named hills on Mars reveals tantalizing clues to the planet's story.

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The Faces of Mars

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/02/03 10:49 CST | 5 comments

Portraits of a planet.

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The Giant Spider of Mercury

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/01/27 01:23 CST | 3 comments

Striking terrain discovered by the MESSENGER probe.

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New Views of Martian Weather

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/01/20 12:03 CST | 3 comments

The latest postcards from Mars Express feature cloudy skies.

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Through a Glass, Darkly

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/01/13 12:46 CST | 5 comments

When sent from deep space, even imperfect images can inform and amaze.

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The Last Flight of the Original Space Ranger

Posted by Bill Dunford on 2014/01/06 07:13 CST | 11 comments

Remembering the Moon's first extreme close-up.

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