June 01, 2008

They may have landed on an ice field!

This is so cool. The latest Mars exploration mission, NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander, has as one of its biggest goals to find ice. And it turns out that not only may they have landed right on some, but their landing rockets may have done the work of blowing the topsoil off of it, exposing it to Phoenix's cameras.

Check it out!

Posted by jackhodgson at June 1, 2008 04:32 PM