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Curiosity on Mars

Postby ULFsurfer » 05 Aug 2012 13:48

I don't know about you guys, but I'm going to follow this religiously all night. Landing expected at 1.31 am EDT, and then it seems like it would take a couple of hours to see the first photos from the surface.

What do you think? Will we spot any worms this time?

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby Freakzilla » 05 Aug 2012 14:15

http://www.ustream.tv/nasajpl2

No worms, but I'm hoping to see a three breasted hooker.
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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby lotek » 05 Aug 2012 14:53

Monday/0531 GMT

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby ULFsurfer » 05 Aug 2012 14:56

Freakzilla wrote:No worms, but I'm hoping to see a three breasted hooker.


Just make sure she doesn't have a mutant on her belly.

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby Freakzilla » 05 Aug 2012 17:11

They just started the broadcast.
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Re: Curiosity on Mars

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Touchdown! Going back to bed now...
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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby Lawliet » 06 Aug 2012 00:58

Ok i`m watching the streaming and i noticed that there are a lot of women in NASA. There was one girl who was really pretty btw. Also, i think i saw Larry David celebrating there.
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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby ULFsurfer » 06 Aug 2012 01:33

All images will end up here: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/raw/

But it will take a day or two before we see any juicy panorama pics in color.

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby lotek » 06 Aug 2012 05:43

Spice is the worm's gonads.

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby ULFsurfer » 06 Aug 2012 13:33

This is pretty spectacular: One of the orbiters took a picture of the lander as it was descending with the parachute.

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby lotek » 07 Aug 2012 03:54

Where there are worms, there's always spice.
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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby Ampoliros » 07 Aug 2012 12:38

WE'RE ON MARS!

I watched some of the post touchdown livestream, in fact I think I joined it 5 seconds after it landed considering how long it took them to calm down enough to continue the press conference.

I really think NASA should consider an early settlement program trying to create a human-sustainable habitat on Mars and not worry about bringing the people back. I wouldn't doubt that there would be no shortage of volunteers even knowing it was a more than likely a one way trip.
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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby DuneFishUK » 07 Aug 2012 13:15

ULFsurfer wrote:This is pretty spectacular: One of the orbiters took a picture of the lander as it was descending with the parachute.

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That is rather spectacular! :)

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby Omphalos » 08 Aug 2012 17:44

What is that? A Lynchian heart-plug?

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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby Freakzilla » 08 Aug 2012 17:47

I was wondering, too. I'm thinking it's something from a video game.
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Re: Curiosity on Mars

Postby Freakzilla » 09 Aug 2012 07:44

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WTF is that on the horizon?
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