Beagle 2 spotted on Mars in one particular piece immediately after 11 years

January 17, 2015 6:35 AM

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Beagle 2 spotted on Mars in one particular piece immediately after 11 years

(Image: Parkewr/HIRISE/JPL/NASA)Beagle two, the UK spacecraft thought lost on the surface of Mars in 2003, has now been located. It seems the probe successfully landed but did not fully deploy its solar panels, meaning it could not communicate with Earth....

Beagle two, the UK spacecraft thought lost on the surface of Mars in 2003, has now been located. It seems the probe successfully landed but did not fully deploy its solar panels, meaning it could not communicate with Earth. But the spacecraft could have scientific data stored in its memory that huma...

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