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Old 01-04-2004, 08:41 AM   #1
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This is too cool!!!
"First Look at Spirit on Mars

This mosaic image taken by the navigation camera on the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit shows a 360 degree panoramic view of the rover on the surface of Mars."





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Old 01-04-2004, 09:03 AM   #2
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That one is funny!
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Old 01-04-2004, 06:16 PM   #3
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Woo hoo! This is awesome news! I recall hearing talk that the rover had been lost! It's great to hear that it wasn't.

More info at the Nasa site.
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Old 01-04-2004, 08:25 PM   #4
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The "Beagle 2" from Britian was lost. It landed christmas day, and no signal has been recieved. Very sad.
The "Spirit landed today, and another NASA rover will land on the other side of Mars later this month. Very exciting stuff. [img]graemlins/awesomework.gif[/img]


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Old 01-04-2004, 08:27 PM   #5
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Well I'll be, it looks like one sliped through the Martian defenses.
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Old 01-04-2004, 08:27 PM   #6
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Cool picture! I am very interested to see what it finds out now that it is there.
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Old 01-04-2004, 10:53 PM   #7
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Great news! I wish the Beagle 2 made it too! [img]smile.gif[/img]

I can't wait to see the stereoscopic information it sends back!!
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Old 01-04-2004, 10:57 PM   #8
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Very cool! I hope this one can get alot of info and pics!
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Old 01-05-2004, 05:47 AM   #9
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yup yup...this is gonna be interesting........all the new stuff we're gonna find there......
 
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just one question.. why black and white?
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