Re: SPACE/NEWS: Mars Polar Lander may be found (intact!)

From: Spike Jones (
Date: Wed Mar 21 2001 - 21:00:21 MST

"Michael M. Butler" wrote:

> Spike, they're not talking about using Earthbased sensors.
> They're talking about doing "down in the grass" extraction
> of orbiter image data.

Oh. Why did they put that bit in there about a secret
surveillance agency? Are we spying on the Martians
now? Were they talking about the Mars mapper, which
uses radar? And if so, how do they figure that long
wavelength would be adequate to determine if the
craft is on its feet? {8-] spike

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