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View Full Version : T Minus 9 Days – Mars Orbiters Now in Place to Relay Critical Curiosity Landing Signa



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2012-Jul-28, 12:40 AM
Image Caption: NASA’s Mars Odyssey will relay near real time signals of this artist’s concept depicting the moment that NASA’s Curiosity rover touches down onto the Martian surface. NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) and ESA’s Mars Express (MEX) orbiter will also record signals from Curiosity for later playback, not in real time. Credit: NASA It’s [...]

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