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Martian Moon Has Weird Grooves on Its Surface

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December 24, 2013
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A new 3D video taken by Mars Express shows the weird stripes the surface of Phobos has. Scientists cannot yet explain how those lines formed on the surface but there are a couple theories. Geraldine Cols Azocar (@geraldinecolsa) explains us what they are.


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Reuters (Feb. 27, 2013) — American entrepreneur, Dennis Tito, says he wants to launch a manned mission to Mars in January 2018, but researchers at NASA and Stanford University argue that it may be better to visit the mysterious Martian moon, Phobos first. They're developing a team of robots they call "hedgehogs" to explore Phobos in the belief that a trip to the Martian moon will make a subsequent mission to Mars safer and more productive.
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New NASA Discovery Mission to Crack Martian Surface

New NASA Discovery Mission to Crack Martian Surface

EFE (Aug. 21, 2012) — NASA has announced a new Discovery mission for the year 2016 aimed at cracking the Martian surface. Dubbed Insight, the new mission will try to answer two key questions: whether the Martian core is solid or liquid, and why it is not divided into tectonic plates like Earth.
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RAW VIDEO: Curiosity Descends to Martian Surface

RAW VIDEO: Curiosity Descends to Martian Surface

AP (Aug. 6, 2012) — NASA has released a low-resolution video of the Curiosity rover during the final few minutes of its descent to the Martian surface. Video silent from source.
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Mars Curiosity Rover Successfully Completes Drill Test

Mars Curiosity Rover Successfully Completes Drill Test

Newsy (Feb. 9, 2013) — Earlier this week the 1-ton robot tested its drill for the first time by digging nearly one inch into the Martian surface.
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