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Perseverance

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18 February 2021, 10:57 AM
Piano*Dad
Perseverance
Landing Attempt Today ... anyone tuning in?

Wish I could. I'll be giving a presentation during the ...

Seven Minutes of Terror

Eldest will be on pins and needles, I'm sure. His thesis advisor was part of the science team that selected Jezero crater.
18 February 2021, 11:33 AM
CHAS
ThumbsUp


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18 February 2021, 11:34 AM
Axtremus
The word “terror” is overwrought.
But, yeah, I will try to tune in between conference calls.


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18 February 2021, 11:35 AM
Piano*Dad
Dramatic license, Ax. Just a bit of dramatic license ... Razzer
18 February 2021, 02:05 PM
CHAS
Youtube live Mars


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Q: What's the difference between a bull and an orchestra?

A: The bull has the horns in front and the ass in the back.

18 February 2021, 03:42 PM
wtg
Getting close!


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18 February 2021, 03:57 PM
wtg
Seems to be down safely!!

Waiting for pics....


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Outrage is warranted. But outrage unaccompanied by analysis is a danger in itself.

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18 February 2021, 03:59 PM
wtg
They're getting their first images from the engineering camera, which is not as high a resolution as others on the rover.


Mr wtg: Are those Martians shooting at Perseverance?


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Outrage is warranted. But outrage unaccompanied by analysis is a danger in itself.

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18 February 2021, 04:07 PM
Axtremus
Yay!


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18 February 2021, 04:13 PM
Piano*Dad
On the Surface!
18 February 2021, 04:39 PM
CHAS
I wanted a crew to be there waiting to film the landing. Wink


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Q: What's the difference between a bull and an orchestra?

A: The bull has the horns in front and the ass in the back.

18 February 2021, 04:50 PM
Piano*Dad
You mean, like in Pandora's Star?




Pandora's Star, by Peter Hamilton
19 February 2021, 06:41 PM
Piano*Dad
Still shot of the rover being lowered via the sky crane ...



This is part of a video/audio of the entire landing process that may be put together over the next week or so as data comes back slowly.
22 February 2021, 04:33 PM
Steve Miller
Awesome! ThumbsUp


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22 February 2021, 06:37 PM
Piano*Dad
Video of the landing ... truly awesome!

NASA video footage