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Building InSight's heat shield

Building InSight's heat shield

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Building InSight's heat shield
In this February 2015 scene from a clean room at Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Denver, specialists are building the heat shield to protect NASA's InSight spacecraft when it is speeding through the Martian atmosphere.

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Original image data dated on or about February 10, 2015

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