Phoenix Lands Successfully on Mars!

Posted by Lydia on May 26th, 2008

Phoenix Solar PanelThis just in: Houston has just announced that the Mars Phoenix Lander made a successful landing on a flat area in the region of the Martian North Pole at about 6:54 p.m. More information is forthcoming later this evening.

According to ongoing news broadcast by N.A.S.A. TV, Phoenix sent back a signal after landing indicating that it is on the Martian Surface and everything seems to be proceeding smoothly and flawlessly. Applause filled the room upon receipt of this information.

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poochudi said,

wow..that’s cool!!!

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