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View Full Version : NASA used Curiosity’s Sensors to Measure the Gravity of a Mountain on Mars



Fraser
2019-Feb-01, 09:50 PM
Some very clever people have figured out how to use MSL Curiosity’s navigation sensors to measure the gravity of a Martian mountain. What they’ve found contradicts previous thinking about Aeolis Mons, aka Mt. Sharp. Aeolis Mons is a mountain in the center of Gale Crater, Curiosity’s landing site in 2012. Gale Crater is a huge …
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