Video Of The Week - The Phoenix Lander

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Phoenix Lander's mission is drawing to a close soon (Credit: NASA.gov

With the dark months of the harsh Martian winter approaching, the five-month old Phoenix Lander mission is expected to come to an end soon. The decline of the Sun will mean less power to charge the Spacecraft's batteries, eventually causing it to die. But scientists are hoping that before it loses power completely, it will be able send back some final crucial data about the Red Planet.

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5 Comments
  • gold3nglare
    gold3nglareWednesday, May 5, 2021 at 12:40 pm
    Cool! I'm the 5th comment.
    • susie
      susieSaturday, October 19, 2013 at 2:47 pm
      awesome!!!
      • blaize
        blaizeWednesday, April 24, 2013 at 9:43 am
        That is awesome
        • pinkgiraffe
          pinkgiraffeWednesday, December 14, 2011 at 2:11 pm
          thats cool!
          • EllieTuesday, October 21, 2008 at 7:51 am
            That is a cool video.