curiosity mars craft landing

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by strantor, Aug 6, 2012.

  1. strantor

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    Wow, I'm surprised nobody has commented on it. I watched it live streaming. First images of mars. I would have come here and given you guys the link, but I didn't learn about it until t-1hr and I was too excited and forgot about you guys. So now you know how it is.

    Anybody else watch it?

    It was pretty fast, went from 13,000+ MPH to sitting on the surface snapping pics in just a few minutes.

    I tried to get my daughter to watch but she was too distraught about the fact that I turned off her movie 15 minutes before the end.
     
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  3. KJ6EAD

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    I watched the live video stream. I was surprised by the long time the specialists in the control room spent on their tension relieving celebrations.
     
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  6. strantor

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    That's crazy! I knew that it was impressive, but I didn't know it was that impressive!
     
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    First image??
     
  9. shortbus

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    Now thats funny!!!!!
     
  10. osx-addict

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    I'm going to invade the oith! :eek::D
     
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    Capture the creature and return the Illudium PU-36 Explosive Space Modulator!
     
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