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(Wikipedia)   20 years ago today, 2001 Mars Odyssey entered Mars orbit where it is still doing science today. So hum "Also sprach Zarathustra" and remember that all these worlds are yours except Phobos   ( divider line
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2021-10-24 5:45:26 PM  
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Hi, there! Are you happy to see me or is that a high gain antenna in your pocket?
2021-10-24 6:01:52 PM  
It has enough propellant to function until 2025.

That's a good little robot.
2021-10-24 6:19:58 PM  
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I dub thee Sir Phobos of Mars. Beater of Ass.  Be a hitter, babe.

/it's 2021
2021-10-24 6:28:38 PM  
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2021-10-24 6:38:08 PM  
We'll just have to take Phobos back, then

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2021-10-24 6:42:20 PM  
Hmm... I wonder if I should attempt a landing there.
2021-10-24 6:49:31 PM  

cob2f: Hmm... I wonder if I should attempt a landing there.

Not in this reboot.  But don't worry in the next reboot it will be Enceladus that is not ours.
2021-10-24 7:50:17 PM  
PhoBos is the name of my Martian Vietnamese restaurant.
2021-10-24 9:10:13 PM  
Hey, please don't crash into Deimos either!

And Free Mars!
2021-10-24 10:41:35 PM  

LowbrowDeluxe: [ image 512x440]

2021-10-25 12:09:05 AM  

billstewart: Hey, please don't crash into Deimos either!

And Free Mars!

... with $10 purchase.
2021-10-25 3:26:43 AM  
Mars Odyssey as photographed by Mars Global Surveyor:

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