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a rocket-propelled guided missile that can escape the earth's atmosphere

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And AFP notes that a space probe on Phobos could create a nice observation deck for viewing Mars.
This week has been particularly pivotal in the history of space exploration, with our space probes setting out on individually important ventures.
The announcement marks a new milestone for the UAE's Mars Hope mission, with the ceremony also announcing that the Japanese multinational company, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, will be building the rocket to launch the space probe.
ru an exclusive look at the engineering of the Russian space probe which will be the first to land on the Moon' surface since 1976, and give Russia's researchers the opportunity to explore the Moon' surface in depth.
Interestingly, Voyager 1 has passed the Pioneer 10 space probe and is now the most distant human-made object in space.
The European Space Agency is planning a space probe to investigate conditions on Europa.
Space probe Hayabusa capsule displayed in tsunami-hit city
Summary: Experts believe a faulty space probe could plummet back to Earth in the new year, but are still unsure of where it will land.
However when the first such data from the space probe Mariner 5 was analysed in 1971, its readings were different.
1971: American probe orbits Mars Pioneering space probe Mariner 9 reaches Mars and goes into orbit, but scientists have to wait for clear pictures because of a Martian dust storm.
WOOMERA, Australia - A capsule released by Japan's Hayabusa space probe was found in an Australian desert, possibly containing the first asteroid surface samples after the probe's successful seven-year voyage was completed Sunday, Japanese space agency officials said Monday.
A near-sun space probe is one of the several kinds of solar studies from high-flying balloons, satellites and probes recommended by the Academy's Space Science Board.
Performing circus chimp Ham III (voiced by Andy Samberg), grandson of the very first primate in space, is recruited by NASA as part of a high profile campaign to retrieve the missing Infinity Space Probe, which has been sucked through a wormhole onto the other side of the galaxy.
Performing circus chimp Ham III, (voiced by Samberg), grandson of the very first primate in space, is recruited by NASA as part of a campaign to retrieve the missing Infinity Space Probe, which has been sucked through a wormhole onto the other side of the galaxy.
AN un-manned space probe blasted off from America's Cape Canaveral yesterday on an 10-month mission to Mars.
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