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To MARS with MER - New & NowNEW & NOW
"Mars constantly surprises us" say members of the MER team. That's what excites them, and what makes the exploration of the planet full of NEW & NOW information to excite all of us. Here you can find "local" and "global" news.
On this Site
Here we point to new additions to this "To MARS with MER" site, which will be constantly growing and changing through Winter/Spring 2005. (With the successful and continuing surface operations of the rovers, both the NASA mission, and "To MARS with MER" will be inter/active through the martian and terrestrial winters!) Check out the online VIDEO archive of all past broadcasts, plus the ONLINE PROFILES of some of the scientists and engineers behind the rover mission. We think you'll find RESEARCH/ers, with its BIOgraphies, INTERVIEWS and JOURNALS, has interesting and unique personal insights into a major space mission. Check out GET INVOLVED! and INTERACT for links to information about the video broadcasts, and opportunities to get involved and interact (sic) through the Internet.
Around the World Wide Web
Mars is of great interest to both professional astronomers and the general public. Here are links to recent press releases and news stories, articles in general and specialist publications, relating to Mars, MER, exploration, the search for life beyond Earth, and robotics.