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August 14, 2012

Curiosity’s Curious Landing

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MILLEDGEVILLE —

During the dark hours of every sol engineers and scientists work frantically to line up the rover’s activities, and just as sol-light breaks, they relay that information to the rover.

And another work-sol on Mars begins.

For up-to-date information on Curiosity visit the web pages at http://marsprogram.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/

Beate Czogalla is the Professor of Theater Design in the Department of Theatre and Dance at Georgia College & State University. She has had a lifelong interest in space exploration and has been a Solar System Ambassador for the Jet Propulsion Laboratory/ NASA for many years. She can be reached at   our_space2@yahoo.com

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