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MAVEN: Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN
Posted on 08/06/2012 7:38:16 PM PDT by chessplayer
The Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) mission, scheduled for launch in late 2013, will be the first mission devoted to understanding the Martian upper atmosphere.
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Better enjoy what's happening now, because the U.S. has nothing even on the drawing board for Mars after MAVEN. Our un-manned space program is slowly following the manned program to the graveyard. Thanks, obama. sarc/
Unless they find aliens on Mars willing to trade votes for foodstamps.
posted on 08/06/2012 7:42:46 PM PDT
("Oh, bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered his last round.)
Aw shoot, we don’t need aliens, we can send the Kenyan to Mars. I sure he can create an atmosphere and oceans and stop Martian warming.
posted on 08/06/2012 8:41:21 PM PDT
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