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Mars Exploration Rover Update

Mars Exploration Rover artist's concept Spirit or Opportunity, on Mars

Air Date: 12/15/2003
Run Time: 0:30:40

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  • Albert Haldemann, Deputy Project Scientist for the Mars Exploration Rover mission, Mars Exploration Rover mission

Topics: Opportunity, Spirit, Planetary Radio, Mars Exploration Rovers, geology, Mars

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Albert Haldemann is Deputy Project Scientist for the Mars Exploration Rover mission. With the first rover, Spirit, arriving in less than three weeks, Planetary Radio gets a status report from Doctor Haldemann. Emily Lakdawalla can tell how old a planet is from its surface, and Bruce Betts brings the family along for What's Up!

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