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<b>Lunokhod 2</b> Images - redOrbit
Images lunokhod-2 - redorbit. ... 1 2. Word of the Day. clang-tint. The timbre or quality of a compound musical tone, due to the relative number and intensity of the ...
Mars Opportunity Rover Sets Off-World Driving Record
Jul 29, 2014 ... ... roving distance record after accruing 25 miles (40 kilometers) of driving. The previous record was held by the Soviet Union's Lunokhod 2 rover.
All about <b>Lunokhod 2</b> - redOrbit
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 ...
All about <b>Lunokhod</b> programme - redOrbit
The previous record was held by the Soviet Union's Lunokhod 2 rover. " Opportunity has driven farther than any other wheeled vehicle on another world," said ...
<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 ...
Soviet Union Lunar Rovers - Images - redOrbit
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 ...
Going The Distance - redOrbit
Jul 30, 2014 ... The previous record holder was the Soviet Union's Lunokhod 2 rover, which landed on Earth's moon on Jan. 15, 1973, a successor to the first ...
offearthdistancedriiven - Images - redOrbit
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 ...
All about <b>Lunokhod</b> 1 - 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 ...
All about Mars rover - redOrbit
The previous record was held by the Soviet Union's Lunokhod 2 rover. " Opportunity has driven farther than any other wheeled vehicle on another world," said ...
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 ...
Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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