View Full Version : Dear JPL: I Have an Idea on How to Rescue the Spirit Rover

2009-May-29, 07:10 PM
We’re all concerned about the Spirit rover, currently stuck in some soft soil on Mars. But some people are actually working hard to figure out how to rescue the rover. That includes a 7-year old boy named Julian who sent this drawing in to JPL with his idea of how help Spirit: [...]

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2009-May-29, 08:26 PM
The kid's got good brains, and a good heart, too. My heart is melting.

2009-May-30, 04:27 AM
Another unmissable bulletin from Mars. I bet the next-generation rovers will be high-endurance indeed after all this great experience controllers are getting from the mission. Give the kid a grant.