News and Updates


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 785 06:28

Sol 783

posted 2014-10-21 10:25:04 by @MidnightLoader


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3818 20:00

Sol 3816

posted 2014-10-21 10:07:20 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 785 05:52

Sol 783

posted 2014-10-21 09:48:03 by @MidnightLoader


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3818 19:22

Sol 3817

Sol 3816

posted 2014-10-21 09:28:59 by @MidnightLoader


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3818 19:02

Sol 3817

posted 2014-10-21 09:07:35 by @MidnightLoader


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3818 18:42

Sol 3817

posted 2014-10-21 08:47:53 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 785 03:30

Sol 782

Sol 781

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-21 07:22:28 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 21:43

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-21 01:25:34 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 21:21

Sol 784

posted 2014-10-21 01:03:09 by @MidnightLoader


MSL Sol 783 ChemCam images (of comet Siding Spring passing? I don't see it in the images yet), in context: - Link

posted 2014-10-21 00:02:56 by @MidnightPlanets


Sols 785-786 Update On Curiosity From USGS Scientist Lauren Edgar: Comet Siding Spring (USGS) - Link

posted 2014-10-20 23:49:34 by @MidnightPlanets


Via @NASA: One of our Mars orbiters captured views of Sunday's rare #MarsComet flyby: - Link @HiRISE - Link

posted 2014-10-20 23:40:11 by @MidnightPlanets


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 19:59

Sol 784

Sol 783

posted 2014-10-20 23:38:37 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 19:36

Sol 782

Sol 781

posted 2014-10-20 23:15:14 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 17:33

Sol 784

Sol 783

Sol 781

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-20 21:08:46 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 16:57

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-20 20:32:07 by @MidnightLoader


Via @ESA_Rosetta: New view of #67P, 7.8 km from the surface - Link #CometWatch - Link

posted 2014-10-20 15:39:24 by @MidnightPlanets


Via @LarsTheWanderer: Oppy sol 3817 via @MidnightPlanets - Link

posted 2014-10-20 12:53:39 by @MidnightPlanets


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3817 22:38

Sol 3817

posted 2014-10-20 12:10:43 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 08:15

Sol 781

posted 2014-10-20 11:35:47 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 06:25

Sol 783

posted 2014-10-20 09:42:11 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 06:01

Sol 783

posted 2014-10-20 09:18:08 by @MidnightLoader


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3817 18:14

Sol 3817

posted 2014-10-20 07:38:56 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 784 04:06

Sol 782

posted 2014-10-20 07:20:00 by @MidnightLoader


Via @mickhyde: MSL - Sol782 - Sunrise - Link

posted 2014-10-20 00:51:11 by @MidnightPlanets


Via @NASAJPL: MRO w/ @HiRISE phones home. All is well after #MarsComet flyby. Waiting for next two. - Link

posted 2014-10-19 22:33:53 by @MidnightPlanets


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 783 07:10

Sol 782

posted 2014-10-19 09:49:40 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 783 06:01

Sol 782

posted 2014-10-19 08:38:45 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 783 04:28

Sol 782

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-19 07:02:37 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 782 19:32

Sol 782

Sol 781

posted 2014-10-18 21:51:47 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 782 19:08

Sol 782

posted 2014-10-18 21:27:48 by @MidnightLoader


Via @exploreplanets: How to follow comet Siding Spring's encounter with Mars tomorrow: - Link - Link

posted 2014-10-18 17:47:35 by @MidnightPlanets


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3815 18:30

Sol 3814

posted 2014-10-18 06:36:00 by @MidnightLoader


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3815 18:10

Sol 3815

Sol 3814

Sol 3813

Sol 3812

Sol 3811

posted 2014-10-18 06:15:46 by @MidnightLoader


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3815 17:49

Sol 3814

Sol 3812

posted 2014-10-18 05:54:42 by @MidnightLoader


Opportunity (MER-B) Update - Sol 3815 17:30

Sol 3812

posted 2014-10-18 05:35:11 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 782 00:20

Sol 703: Approached edge of "Hidden Valley"

posted 2014-10-18 02:08:05 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 781 22:21

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-18 00:05:49 by @MidnightLoader


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 781 21:43

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-17 23:27:26 by @MidnightLoader


Via @NDRoboticist: Sol 781 we dumped the leftover sample in chimra on the ground and performed an APXS prox mode deployment on it. Only tnai…

posted 2014-10-17 22:10:37 by @MidnightPlanets


Via @MAVEN2Mars: Planned #MarsComet observations from @NASA orbiters and surface assets. @Slooh live webcast | - Link - Link

posted 2014-10-17 21:45:33 by @MidnightPlanets


Via @sumnerd: @Comet2013A1 @MidnightPlanets SSpring-@MarsCuriosity looked 4u last night, but reflectivity was 2 low. You=noise btw stars. Wi…

posted 2014-10-17 21:45:04 by @MidnightPlanets


Via @Comet2013A1: I'll rise over it in a few hours! RT @MidnightPlanets Curiosity’s view at “Book Cliffs” is even cooler in 3D. - Link

posted 2014-10-17 21:28:55 by @MidnightPlanets


Sol 781 Update on Curiosity from USGS Scientist Ken Herkenhoff: Dumping Sample (USGS) - Link

posted 2014-10-17 21:21:20 by @MidnightPlanets


Curiosity’s view at “Book Cliffs” is even cooler in 3D. - Link

posted 2014-10-17 21:20:14 by @MidnightPlanets


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 781 18:55

Sol 781

posted 2014-10-17 20:34:55 by @MidnightLoader


Via @elakdawalla: Curiosity update, sols 764-781: Work complete at Confidence Hills; puzzling arm issues - Link - Link

posted 2014-10-17 18:13:34 by @MidnightPlanets


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 781 13:23

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-17 14:53:33 by @MidnightLoader


Via @tedstryk: MT @riascience Indian probe (@MarsOrbiter)photographed the major Martian volcanoes. - Link

posted 2014-10-17 12:57:00 by @MidnightPlanets


Curiosity (MSL) Update - Sol 781 02:55

Sol 780

posted 2014-10-17 04:08:05 by @MidnightLoader