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Fraser
2010-Dec-06, 08:10 PM
Japanís Akatsuki spacecraft will arrive at Venus later today, and will enter orbit around the planet. The box-shaped orbiter should will make observations from an elliptical orbit, from a distance of between 300 and 80,000 kilometers (186 to 49,600 miles), looking for ó among other things ó signs of lightning and active volcanoes. (...)Read the [...]

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