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Fraser
2008-Oct-20, 06:00 PM
A series of images put together to form a movie of the Mars Phoenix lander's telltale instrument show the telltale waving wildly in the Martian wind. According to Phoenix scientists, movement in one image seemed to be "out-of-phase" with other images, possibly indicating a dust devil whirled nearby or even over the lander. Preliminary [...]

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