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I'll save you, robots!

Filed under Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), pretty pictures, Mars Odyssey, Mars Express, comet Siding Spring, MAVEN, spacecraft, Mars, art, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

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I'll save you, robots! Never let it be said that Mars does not care about its robot companions.

(Mars shelters its orbiters from comet Siding Spring.)

Art by Alex Parker

Original image data dated on or about August 11, 2014.

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


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