Phoenix lander most certainly dead

Started by Will, November 10, 2008, 08:15:16 pm

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Will

The world is round... so you have to use spherical projection.

old_blaggard

Yup, saw that on Slashdot a while ago. It's too bad, but the rover had a good run.
http://www.terragen.org - A great Terragen resource with models, contests, galleries, and forums.

darthvader

thats why it's a good idea that NASA is developing those nuclear powered rovers ;D

red_planet

Phoenix wasn't a rover....the other 2 exploratory vehicles (Opportunity and Spirit) are still alive !

OK... I'll turn off pedant mode now  ;)

Rgds

Chris

chefc

Not a gripe but @ $480 million the possibilities of freezing up should have been addressed a little more
http://blog.wired.com/wiredscience/2008/11/mars-phoenix-re.html
Chef C  ;)

Serving the masses  8)

Will

Its a easy fix really, red_planet could you go stand in the sun for a little while?
The world is round... so you have to use spherical projection.