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MER Sojourner

Step by Step, Robotically at the Red Planet

Presented by Nagin Cox
JPL, Deputy Team Chief, Spacecraft Rover Engineering Team, Mars Exploration Rover Project

If you wish to view a tape of this show please contact Sherri Rowe-Lopez at (818) 354-6170.

Thursday, May 20 The von Kármán Auditorium at JPL
4800 Oak Grove Drive
Pasadena, CA

For directions, click here.
Friday, May 21 The Vosloh Forum at Pasadena City College
1570 East Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA

For directions, click here.

Both lectures begin at 7 p.m. PST and run for approximately an hour.

Admission is free. Seating is limited.
For more information, call (818) 354-0112.

For centuries, people have been entranced by the night sky and by our intriguing planetary neighbor, Mars. From the first U.S. mission in 1964 to the present day, Mars has proven to be a challenging destination. Dedicated teamwork and perseverance have made unprecedented engineering and science achievements possible. Through the evolving robotic journey to Mars, scientists and engineers in NASA's Mars Program have begun to reveal the many mysteries of the red planet. This talk will describe the latest missions, highlighting the Mars Exploration Rover project.

To learn more about the Mars Exploration Program, click here.

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