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NASA Mars Spacecraft Going On 2 Week Vacation

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NASA officials announced last Wednesday that their fleet of Mars spacecraft will be taking an enforced two-week vacation. From June 7 through June 21, an alignment of Earth, Mars and the sun will force NASA‘s fleet of Red Planet spacecraft ...

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NASA Curiosity Rover Adjusts Route Up Martian Mountain

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According to a news release from NASA (the National Aeronautics and Space Administration), Curiosity, the Mars rover, is still making its way across the red planet. This past Thursday, Curiosity climbed a hill in order to reach a site for ...

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NASA Takes Opportunity To Reboot Rover

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According to a report from NASA and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, the Mars rover Opportunity’s flash memory is failing due to numerous resets. NASA scientists report that the rover’s flash memory needs a reformatting because the frequent resets prevent Opportunity ...

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New Record For NASA Mars Rover: 25 Miles

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According to sources at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), NASA’s Opportunity Mars rover has successfully explored a distance of 25 miles on the planet Mars. Landing on the Red Planet in 2004 it has broken the previous off-Earth ...

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