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(Slate)   The coolest animation you'll see of the Mars rover's parachute flapping in the wind you'll see, probably ever   (slate.com) divider line 10
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2013-04-03 09:01:04 PM
Its aliens I tells ya.

How else can that fluttering thing have gotten here.

/I mean there. Not here. But there.
 
2013-04-03 09:36:06 PM
Thank you Subby and thank you Slate,  I did see this mentioned on NASA's Twitter feed, but I hate going to there site on the phone.  This is truly the better way to see it.
 
2013-04-03 09:36:36 PM
You know I rarely agree with 'Coolest x you'll see in y" headlines; but I'd say this one's probably true.
 
2013-04-03 10:03:43 PM
Someone must really like "you'll see."

upload.wikimedia.org
 
2013-04-03 10:09:35 PM
Is that some kind of sexual euphemism?
 
2013-04-03 10:25:08 PM

SpdrJay: Is that some kind of sexual euphemism?


Flap, flap, flapping sounds
 
2013-04-04 12:53:38 AM
Are you sure I'll see it?
 
2013-04-04 01:57:51 AM
That's really cool. Thanks, Subbs.
 
2013-04-04 02:23:18 AM
It's amazing what detail that the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter can pick up on.  I'd like to see something like that over Europa.
 
2013-04-04 02:32:00 AM
That's no flapping parachute on Mars. These are a few aerial photos of some white rock from different angles.
 
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