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Mars Phoenix: Those amazing space men and their flying machines

Mars Phoenix: Those amazing space men and their flying machines

MRO, or Mars Reconnaisaince Orbiter, with the high resolution camera, got a shot of Phoenix during the descent. Look at this image, look at it!!! Smaller bright point, below, is Phoenix spacecraft, with parachute (larger bright spot, above) deployed. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona) Jim Erickson, mission manager for MRO, spoke to us last night at Planetfest. […]