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Title: Science Results from the Mars Exploration Rover Mission

NASA launched two Mars Exploration Rovers, on June 10 and July 7, 2003, primarily to probe the history of water on the red planet. After landing on Mars in January 2004, the robots began to explore thmore »e planet. One of the most important scientific goals of the mission was to find and identify a variety of rocks and soils that provide evidence of the past presence of water on the planet. To obtain this information, Squyres is studying the data obtained on Mars by several sophisticated scientific instruments. In his talk, he will discuss his conclusions about water on Mars and other observations about the nature of the planet.« less
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Title: Science Results from the Mars Exploration Rover Mission
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Publication Date: 2007-10-05
OSTI Identifier: 1007968
DOE Contract Number: AC02-98CH10886
Other Number(s): TRN: US201117%%533
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: Brookhaven Science Associates' Distinguished Lecture Series, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York (United States), presented on October 05, 2007
Research Org: BNL (Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Upton, NY (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC); Brookhaven Science Associates (BSA)
Subject: 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES ; 71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS ; BNL ; EXPLORATION ; NASA ; PROBES ; ROBOTS ; SOILS ; WATER ; MARS PLANET
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:06:59
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27