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Yesterday was a busy day for me! I usually intern at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), one of the NASA centers around the US. Some of you might recognize JPL as the government agency that built and flew Curiosity to Mars a couple of years ago. 493 more words
TORONTO – Mars will have a close encounter with a comet in October, and NASA is already taking steps to prepare its orbiting spacecraft.
On October 19, Comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring will pass just 132,000 km from Mars, one of the closest encounters by a comet around another planet ever recorded. 355 more words