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Fraser
2011-Dec-09, 01:40 PM
Remember this amazing image from 2008? The HiRISE (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) camera on the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured the Phoenix lander descending on a parachute to land on Mars’ north polar region. MRO will attempt a repeat performance in August of 2012 when the Mars Science Laboratory rover “Curiosity” will be landing in [...]

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crosscountry
2011-Dec-09, 02:56 PM
I'm removing the comment I made. It was an emotional response rather than an educated one.

djellison
2011-Dec-09, 05:01 PM
I believe your comments to be very very wrong indeed - I have commented here : http://www.bautforum.com/showthread.php/37162-Mars-Science-Laboratory-(MSL)-quot-Curiosity-quot?p=1967520#post1967520

crosscountry
2011-Dec-10, 10:20 PM
I believe your comments to be very very wrong indeed - I have commented here : http://www.bautforum.com/showthread.php/37162-Mars-Science-Laboratory-(MSL)-quot-Curiosity-quot?p=1967520#post1967520

Thanks for the information. I apologize for causing the stir that I did.