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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

New Tools for a New World

Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, NASA Mars missions before 1996, Mars

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New Tools for a New World A few sols after landing at Chryse Planitia on Mars, the Viking 1 lander prepares to retrieve samples with its collector tool (right).

NASA/JPL/Bill Dunford

Original image data dated on or about July 26, 1976.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Bill Dunford

 

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