NASA’s MRO completed 60,000 orbits around the Red Planet

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NASA has had a spacecraft orbiting Mars called the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter or MRO since March 10, 2006. The spacecraft has been circling the planet at about 2 miles per second and collecting daily science data about the planet’s surface and atmosphere. NASA has announced a milestone for the MRO that was reached this week. The spacecraft has now orbited … Continue reading
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