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Curiosity Rover and the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) that it transports have begun a new phase of the mission. The actual exploration and scientific investigation began today. Up until now it has ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Sep 14, 2012 at 06:05 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Our geek heroes at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory have almost finished their testing of the instruments on the Mars Science Lab (MSL) in preparation for a trek by the rover toward its next objective, ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 06:38 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
The Mars Science Lab (MSL) aboard the Curiosity Rover continues on its way ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat Sep 08, 2012 at 03:17 PM PDT with 83 Recommends
Meet SAM, the Sample Analysis at Mars suite of instruments in the Mars Science Laboratory aboard the Curiosity Rover. Curiosity is on the way to the first investigational site of the mission, a ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 63 comments on Sat Sep 01, 2012 at 11:00 AM PDT with 88 Recommends
They called it a gaffe . . . Somebody helped to create this unbelievable American system that we have that allowed you to thrive. Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If you'€™ve got a business,�
by Hammerhand
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Sep 19, 2012 at 03:07 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
So far I have posted four diaries about NASA's fantastic achievement in successfully landing, initiating, and testing many of the enormously capable scientific instruments and engineering systems ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Aug 30, 2012 at 09:10 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Ray Bradbury would have been 92, today. The author was an iconic figure in science fiction and fantasy in the 20th Century. Ray Bradbury's name seems forever linked to the Red Planet, at least as ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 56 comments on Wed Aug 22, 2012 at 05:31 PM PDT with 141 Recommends
Let's start with if. I was a little surprised to find what I thought to be somewhat scarce attention to the mission from Kossacks. The story seems very political to me, potentially. I am totally ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 96 comments on Thu Aug 09, 2012 at 07:14 PM PDT with 83 Recommends
Huffington Post (echoing Gawker ) just caught the Fox Network putting Baghdad in the wrong country . Such mind-numbing errors must be no surprise to Media Matters For America , who do a great job ...
by Richard Myers
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Aug 07, 2012 at 01:27 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I've said so before and still think that the growing success of the recently landed Curiosity Rover on Mars has positive ramifications for the President's reelection campaign.
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Aug 19, 2012 at 11:57 AM PDT with 28 Recommends