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NASA Says Ancient Stream Once Flowed on Mars

September 27, 2012 | 1:49 pm

NASA Says Ancient Stream Once Flowed on Mars

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists say NASA’s newest Mars rover has found signs that a stream once flowed across the surface near the site where it landed. Curiosity touched down in a crater near the Martian equator last month. The red planet today is dusty and dry but scientists think it was once warmer and […]

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NASA’s New Mars “Curiosity” Rover Launching Saturday

November 23, 2011 | 10:31 am

NASA’s New Mars “Curiosity” Rover Launching Saturday

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NASA’s newest astrobiology mission to Mars called the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) is set to launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Saturday, November 26th. The one hour and 43 minute launch window opens at 10:02 a.m. EST. It’s been more than eight years since NASA has sent a rover to explore […]

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