NASA Engineers Prep for Phoenix Lander Rendezvous with Martian Arctic

The Phoenix Mars Lander will touch down on the Martian surface on May 25, where it will probe the soil for signs of past life and touch Martian water (in the form of subsurface ice) for the first time in human history. At a press conference I attended this morning, NASA's engineers explained how they are rocking it… » 5/13/08 12:20pm 5/13/08 12:20pm