Martian Soil Shaken, Now Ready to Bake [News]

Thursday, June 12, 2008 - 14:49 in Astronomy & Space

The case of the uncooperative soil is closed--for the moment, at least. NASA scientists announced yesterday that the Phoenix Mars Lander had succeeded in getting a stubborn pile of dirt to fall through a metal sieve into the first of eight ovens designed to analyze the soil's chemical composition. [More]

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