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PostPosted: Sat Nov 26, 2011 1:12 pm 
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Hi folks,

NASA's next Mars lander is due to launch shortly. If you don't have access directly to NASA TV then it is currently also streaming live on the Net here. 8)

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Watching now. Interesting stuff on there. Thanks Bob 8)

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Real edge of the seat stuff with telemetry dropping in and out. But some truly spectacular imagery and wow, I wasn't expecting to see the sep of the MSL from Centaur and actually seeing the probe depart for Mars. Fingers crossed and thumbs pressed for the next eight and a half months and here's hoping that the landing will be as smooth as the launch. 8)

Update: And if you missed it live you can view the video of the moment that MSL separated here.

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