Re: Mars / Japan ( and MIT )
Sun, 4 Apr 1999 20:40:43 EDT

In a message dated 99-04-04 20:19:04 EDT, (Jeff Taylor) wrote:

> Do you know if they launched a probe to Mars recently? If I remember
> correctly it would have been in the last 9 months.

That's the "Planet B" mission:

Planet-B Launched on Mars Mission</A>

You can find a complete chronology of Mars exploration at:

Chronology of Mars Exploration</A>

While we're talking about Mars . . . this is an interesting little group:

       Think Mars!

Which makes for nice reading in light of the recent discussion of Mars colonization here.

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