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Mars landing !

Around 3pm. Don't quite know what we're going to see but you can watch here

https://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/#public
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So far so good. Parachute has deployed


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Seeing as I'm watching NASA live, it happened 30 sec ago


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Seeing as I'm watching NASA live, it happened 30 sec ago
I was watching NASA live. Get a faster internet


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First image of landing site. Almost as exciting as that day in 1969

The black specks are said to be dust on the lens cover from the landing (the cover will be removed shortly for clearer pics).
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Got my hopes up then.

I love Mars.

Black specs identified.

Space is very cold.
Mars bars get frozen.
Therefore...shattered Mars Bar!

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Mars bars my absolute favourite (I love Lindt too but . . . . . )
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First clear pic showing the landscape
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Looks just like Arizona if you hang a hard left after passing the 3rd cow on the right.



Totally cool that we can fly to Mars and get pictures.... but MB can not get us any pics of the new R173.....
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They've posted a 360 shot of where Curiosity Rover is...

https://www.360cities.net/image/mars...solar-day-2082
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They've posted a 360 shot of where Curiosity Rover is...
https://www.360cities.net/image/mars...solar-day-2082
Was checking out the above Mars 360 web Link & looks just like home
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