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View Full Version : Mind-blowing Meteor Shower on Mars During Comet Flyby, Say NASA scientists



Fraser
2014-Nov-07, 09:00 PM
“Thousands of meteors per hour would have been visible truly astounding to the human eye.” That’s Nick Schneider’s description of what you and I would have seen*standing on*Mars during Comet Siding Spring’s close flyby last month.*“It would have been*really*mind-blowing,” he added. Schneider is instrument lead for MAVEN’s Imaging Ultraviolet Spectrograph (IUVS). He and a […]

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