SETI bioastro: Dust Flies, Mars Scientists Give Chase

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From: Larry Klaes (larry.klaes@incent.com)
Date: Mon Jun 11 2001 - 13:32:58 PDT


* Dust Flies, Mars Scientists Give Chase

http://www.space.com/scienceastronomy/solarsystem/arizona_dust_010608.html

Even though Martian dust storms can be 100 times larger than those on Earth,
scientists hope to learn as much as possible at the Santa Cruz flats before
similar instruments face the real thing on Mars as soon as 2007.

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Today in Missions/Launches:

* Mars Odyssey On Track and Working Very, Very Well

http://www.space.com/missionlaunches/missions/mars_odyssey_ready_010115.html

Unlike its recent predecessor, NASA's latest Mars-bound spacecraft appears
to
be on track for the Red Planet. The Mars Odyssey, which launched earlier
this
year and is set to arrive on October 23, currently is about a third of a way
to its destination.


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