The author probes the special appeal of the Red Planet among scientists, exploring the Mars obsession and its implications for science, philosophy, and the future of humankind. Reprint.data from Mars: no pictures yet, just simple confirmation that Pathfinder was healthy, and that we were back on Mars. Within eight hours of landing, Pathfinder deployed its three-foot- high weather mast and took its first detailed measurements ... At the time, theya#39;d been annoyed about having to build files containing instructions to handle the emergency; they knew it would never happen in a million years.
|Title||:||Voyage to Mars|
|Publisher||:||Riverhead Trade (Paperbacks) - 2002-02-04|