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NASA 360: Stories of the Solar System: Mars
July 12, 2013
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Caleb: It turns out what we discover ends up leading us to new questions.
Molly :The Mariner 4 mission was the first to take us to mars, and in doing so, changed everything we thought we knew about the red planet.
Dr. Jim Garvin: There is this mystery of Mars. Mars is unavoidably special.
Dr. Nicky Fox: The red planet, it's so often visible in the sky that, you know, you feel like it's just over there.
Dr. Ralph McNutt: Mars has been subject of a lot of speculation for a long number of years.
last updated on 2014-12-17 at 11:17 pm EST
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