Tag: Mars

NASA’s InSight Landing on Mars

This is scheduled to happen on Monday: Another one of those “7-minutes-of-terror” events. Hope it works! Here is NASA’s “watch online” page for it. And here is InSight’s launch, back in May–two days after lava had started spurting out of the ground in a residential neighborhood in Hawaii on the flanks of Kilauea Volcano. Addendum:

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Reblog on Opportunity Rover and the Mars Dust Storm from The Road To Endeavour

Update, 6:38 p.m., June 20, 2018: Mars Storm Watch: The dust storm now circles the planet. No signal yet from Opportunity, but no response is expected until skies begin to clear. We continue to listen daily. https://t.co/VwuuPwEpPA pic.twitter.com/8q7lDoezxs — Spirit and Oppy (@MarsRovers) June 20, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js I think this situation with Oppy waiting out

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