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read the article 'NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Resumes Full Duty'
March 11, 2014
Engineers have restored NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter to full operations, following a March 9 unplanned swap of duplicate computers aboard the spacecraft.
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read the article 'MAVEN Status Update: Feb. 27, 2014'
February 27, 2014

On Feb. 26, mission controllers performed a successful second trajectory correction maneuver, also known as TCM-2.
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read the article 'Curiosity Adds Reverse Driving for Wheel Protection'
February 19, 2014

Terrain that NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is now crossing is as smooth as team members had anticipated based on earlier images from orbit.
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read the article 'Busy Week of Imaging and Robotic Arm Studies'
February 12, 2014

Opportunity is climbing 'Murray Ridge' up on Solander Point, part of the rim of Endeavour Crater.
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read the article 'Work on Mystery Rock Continues As Rover Marks 10 Years on Mars'
January 31, 2014

Opportunity is up on "Solander Point" at the rim of Endeavour Crater. The rover is continuing to investigate this curious surface rock, called "Pinnacle Island" that apparently was kicked up by the rover during a recent traverse.
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read the article 'Curiosity Mars Rover Checking Possible Smoother Route'
January 29, 2014

The team operating NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is considering a path across a small sand dune to reach a favorable route to science destinations.
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read the article 'Celebrating 10-Years on Mars!'
January 23, 2014

Opportunity is up on "Solander Point" at the rim of Endeavour Crater. Opportunity is positioned on the edge of an exposed outcrop where orbital observations suggest the possible presence of small amounts of clay minerals.
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read the article 'Encountering a Surprise'
January 17, 2014

Opportunity is up on "Solander Point" at the rim of Endeavour Crater.
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read the article 'Ten-Year Anniversary Nears'
January 9, 2014

Opportunity landed on Mars on Jan. 24, 2004 PST (Jan. 25, 2004 UTC) on what was to be a three-month mission, but instead the rover has lived beyond its prime mission and roved the planet for nearly 10 years.
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