Curiosity takes photograph of Eclipse
Posted: 20 September 2012 11:33 PM   [ Ignore ]
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NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has snapped stunning shots of a brief partial solar eclipse on the Red Planet, capturing images of the tiny Martian moon Phobos crossing the face of the sun.

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Posted: 21 September 2012 07:43 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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Wow.  smile  That’s a truly amazing photo, an eclipse… from another planet!  grin
I love it, NASA never ceases to amaze me.  Good one GdB.

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Posted: 21 September 2012 07:54 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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I really hope they do find something more exciting in space before I die than this kind of stuff.

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Posted: 21 September 2012 09:30 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Cool.. Looks like pacman video game…haha

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Posted: 21 September 2012 08:28 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 4 ]
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Ah.  Mars has regular bouts of solaphobia.  That must be why it’s so cold there. smile

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