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Spirit Resumes Driving

( -- NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit resumed driving Saturday after engineers gained confidence from diagnostic activities earlier in the week evaluating how well the rover senses its orientation.

dateFeb 03, 2009 in Space Exploration
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High-performance ESA receiver brings satnav indoors

( -- Satellite navigation is having an enormous impact on our daily lives. In practical terms it means the only place left to get lost is indoors, where satnav signals fail to reach. But one ESA project is changing ...

dateFeb 24, 2010 in Engineering
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