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<b>Lunokhod 2</b> Images - redOrbit
Images lunokhod-2 - redorbit. ... 1 2. Word of the Day. bibliopole. A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books. This word comes from a ...
16 hours ago ... ... roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilometers) of driving. The previous record was held by the Soviet Union's Lunokhod 2 rover.
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Jun 3, 2010 ... A Soviet robot lost on the dusty plains of the Moon for the past 40 years has been found again, and it is returning surprisingly strong laser ...
<b>Lunokhod</b> Rover Beams Surprising Laser Flashes To Earth - Space <b>...</b>
Jun 3, 2010 ... “We shined a laser on Lunokhod 1′s position, and we were stunned ... Assisted by a fourth reflector on Lunokhod 2, a twin of Lunokhod 1 that ...
LRO Helps Track Laser Signals To Russian Rover Mirror - Space <b>...</b>
Apr 28, 2010 ... The initial imaging of the two Russian rovers, Lunokhod 1 and 2 were made earlier this year by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera ...
Mars Rover Beats Apollo Driving Record - Space News - redOrbit
May 17, 2013 ... “The best signal we´ve seen from Lunokhod 2 in several years of effort is 750 return photons, but we got about 2,000 photons from Lunokhod 1 ...
Nov 29, 2012 ... Two years later (January 1973) Luna 21 landed in Le Monnier crater, delivering an upgraded Lunokhod 2. It sported higher resolution cameras ...
All about <b>Lunokhod</b> programme - redOrbit
The initial imaging of the two Russian rovers, Lunokhod 1 and 2 were made earlier this year by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC) team, led by ...
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Jan 9, 2012 ... Lunokhod 2 drove 37 kilometers. NASA's astronaut-driven Apollo 17 Lunar Roving Vehicle drove 35.89 kilometers during the Apollo 17 mission ...
U.S.S.R. Luna 21 Lander - Images - redOrbit
Nov 28, 2012 ... The Luna 21 spacecraft landed in Le Monnier crater on 15 January 1973 delivering the Soviet Union's second rover - Lunokhod 2 to the lunar ...
Opportunity On A Martian Marathon Mission - Space News - redOrbit
Jul 20, 2012 ... That honor is held by the Soviet Lunokhod 2 rover that operated on the moon for four months and traveled 23 miles before falling into eternal ...
U.S.S.R. Luna 21 Lander - Images - redOrbit
Nov 28, 2012 ... Lunokhod 2 rover tracks. Credit: Roskosmos & Russian Academy of Sciences, via V.I. Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical ...
Tenth Anniversary Of NASA Opportunity Launch Arrives Next Week
Jul 2, 2013 ... The all-time extraterrestrial driving record is currently held by Lunokhod 2, a Soviet robotic vehicle that traveled nearly 26 miles across the ...
Luna 21-6 - Images - redOrbit
Nov 25, 2009 ... Luna-21 entered Lunar orbit on January 12, 1973, and landed on January 15. The robotic rover, Lunokhod-2 rolled off the landing platform to ...
Mar 17, 2010 ... Using his atlas and the NASA images, Stooke pinpointed the exact location of the Russian rover Lunokhod 2, discovering tracks left by the ...
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toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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